Cover Photo Copyright 2010 O’Neil De Noux
Copyright 2010 © O’Neil De Noux
General Order No. 28
by O’Neil De Noux
The accused murderer stood in the holding cell of the old Calaboose, the same jail the French and Spanish had used here in New Orleans, her arms folded, her face half-hidden in shadow. I could see her eyes shining in the dimness as she stared back at me. She’d been standing for hours. There was nowhere for her to sit in that hoop skirt.