By John Saul
Clark's Harbor was once the appropriate coastal haven, jealously guarded opposed to outsiders. yet now strangers have come to settle there. And a small boy is all at once freed from a frenzy that had gripped him given that birth... His sister is haunted through anxious visions... And one after the other, in violent, mysterious methods the strangers are demise. by no means the townspeople. in basic terms the strangers. Has a depressing discount been struck among the folk of Clark's Harbor and a few supernatural strength? Or is it the ocean itself calling out for a human sacrifice? A howling, deadly... Cry For The Strangers.
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Yeah, that could be. ” Hank asked. ” Vic looked at them with troubled eyes. ” Three men came in, wheeling a stretcher. “Hap,” one of them said. “You’re lucky you didn’t get your scraggy ass blown to kingdom come. ” They broke apart to let them through—Billy Verecker, Monty Sullivan, Carlos Ortega, men they all knew. “There’s two folks in that car,” Hap said, drawing Monty aside. “Woman and a little girl. ” “Holy crow! ” “Yeah. This guy, he don’t know. You going to take him to Braintree? ” Monty looked at him, bewildered.
Some of the silence in him came from the fact that he had never had friends, or the time for them. There was school, and there was work. His youngest brother, Dev, had died of pneumonia the year he began at the yards, and Stu had never quite gotten over that. Guilt, he supposed. He had loved Dev the best ... but his passing had also meant there was one less mouth to feed. In high school he had found football, and that was something his mother had encouraged even though it cut into his work hours.
I guess not,” he said gloomily, and pitched his cigarette out half-smoked. ” “You keep asking me, Jesse. I just outlined the choices as I see them. I thought you might have some ideas. There’s suicide, but I’m not considering it at this point. ” “Let’s get married,” he said in a sudden strong voice. He had the air of a man who has decided that the best way to solve the Gordian knot problem would be to hack right down through the middle of it. Full speed ahead and get the whiners belowdecks. “No,” she said.