Song in the Dark Chapter 1 (Vampire Files #11)

Song in the Dark Chapter 1 (Vampire Files #11)


Genres: MysteryFantasy

Status: Full

Updated date: 06:56:56 11/08/2022

Description "Song in the Dark Chapter 1 (Vampire Files #11)"

Chicago, January 1938 I slouched in the backseat of Gordy's Cadillac, the one that had just slightly less armor than a German tank, keeping clear of the rearview mirror out of habit, not because I cared one way or the other. The driver, a stone-faced guy named Strome, probably wouldn't have said anything about my lack of reflection even if he'd noticed. He almost certainly had other things on his mind, like whether or not he would be the one delegated to kill me tonight. It was really too bad for him, because I got the idea that he'd begun to like me. I already had his respect. A scant few nights ago Strome had seen me apparently dead, an ugly kind of dead, then had to contend with my quick and mystifying return to good health. I gave no explanations to him or any of the others who were aware of my experience, and soon he'd accepted that I'd somehow survived. So far as he knew now I was still healing from that bloody damage, yet able to walk around and carry on with what passed for normal life, which in his eyes made me without a doubt the toughest SOB in Chicago. Strome couldn't have known about my supernatural edge; anything to do with vampires was well outside his view of the world, which was fine with me. Like others of his ilk, even if specifics about the Undead escaped him, he was aware