As her key catches and turns the lock, she spots his face in a downlight, end of the hall.
Instant recognition. In a beat, she’s in. Throws the deadbolt, reviews decisions.
Fanfic about bad boys of crime? Okay. But next time? None about men still living. Men uncaught.
Previously published on my Twitter feed, @graythebruce, under the #vss365 storytag.