Long past my sell-by date but doing all I can to keep fit with daily exercise and a healthy breakfast I spend most of my time writing and listening to the radio with occasional excursions in the local countryside on my electric-assist bike. I live alone in southern France close to the river Rhone and possibly on borrowed time as there is a large nuclear plant close by.
The recoil of a mighty punt gun reveals a muddy corpse, a heaven sent (literally and metaphorically) opportunity for Detective Inspector Clout to fit the crime to a local mafia boss. This is a daveshortstory time to intrigue and entertain the commuter between stations.
A short story designed to entertain the commuter to or from work. Can the love between Mel and Henry survive the legacy that has made him rich? Will Henry permit Mel to drown herself in his stream? Will love find a solution? A romantic cliff-hanger.