by Robert T. Overton
Just another day in the life of an Amalgamated Assassin: get in, kill the baby and get out, but when the baby in question curses at him and fights back, Rocco knows this day is unlike any other. Now, with his career and his life on the line, Rocco sacrifices all he holds dear to finish the hit whether his wife survives it or not.
Short Story. 4500 words.