A 27 Year Old Secret
Jesiah felt his heart thunder within his chest. He was not surprised that the officer stood in his house. He only wondered if he knew about his secret.
Did the government know what he’d pulled out of the water 27 years ago? He racked his mind for all those reasons he promised himself he’d use when all this came back to bite him. But as he moved to talk, the officer said something he never expected.