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Klondike Whispers Douglas E. Wright

Klondike Whispers

Douglas E. Wright

Published May 10th 2011
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What would you give up to avoid hunger?Its near the end of the nineteenth century and not only has Paul Crooke run short of gold, but hes run out of credit at Ogilvies Dry Goods Store as well.The Yukon winter is harsh and its frigid temperaturesMoreWhat would you give up to avoid hunger?Its near the end of the nineteenth century and not only has Paul Crooke run short of gold, but hes run out of credit at Ogilvies Dry Goods Store as well.The Yukon winter is harsh and its frigid temperatures can either bring illusions of grandeur or nightmares to those who need nourishment. Or perhaps both.After searching his bare cupboards one last time, Paul breaks into the local dry goods store that has refused him any more credit. Once inside, there are two guards waiting for him.Both are known. Both are strange. Both are entities he wasnt expecting to see waiting for him.Standing guard is a Police Superintendent and with him, a First Nations warrior.Both protecting the premises.Both, as alive as any normal human could be.However, inside the darkened store, Paul realizes that these men are far from conventional.KLONDIKE WHISPERS is a 4600 word short story. (20 pages)