The Red Stone

Genre: Thriller/horror

Cassiopeia watched from her boat as the police finalised their investigation, turning the ring and leaving the red stone on top.  Cold seeped through her jacket making it feel wet. Finally giving up she made her way inside.

‘Damm criminals. Who would hurt such a lovely, young girl?’  Bashing cups around, she made coffee and warmed soup, her anger grew.  It must have been a boyfriend and was most certainly a man.  Cass’s thoughts moved to her ex-husband Brody, and rage burned hot through her veins. He had screwed around, of course.  He now lived with the bitch, in sin Cass believed because she refused to sign the divorce papers. She wasn’t to blame he had messed around. …