Arch Patton, It Was 1993, Chapter 17
Aug13

Arch Patton, It Was 1993, Chapter 17

The elevator went several floors down. Harpo and Arch got off where they’d gotten on. There was nothing to do but wait. Arch walked Harpo back out through the opening they’d driven the van into. His message to Doug had been unclear…..

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Arch Patton, Down in the Valley Chapter 12
Jul04

Arch Patton, Down in the Valley Chapter 12

Peeling the duct tape from Virginia’s face was like peeling skin from the surface of a Kiwi fruit. Virginia said nothing. Her eyes spoke for her and there was as much warmth in them as there is warmth emanating from the bottom of blue glacier ice……

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Arch Patton, Down in the Valley, Chapter 15
Aug04

Arch Patton, Down in the Valley, Chapter 15

   Arch Patton DOWN IN THE VALLEY Chapter 15 By James Strauss   Matisse drove the Pontiac at breakneck speed. The traffic moving away from Haiku, back on Kam Highway, was spotty and moving faster than the speed limit, as well. “I don’t think it’s a good idea to stay at that house,” Matisse said, almost losing control of the swerving car in the middle of a sharp curve. Arch watched a flock of wild chickens...

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Arch Patton, Down in the Valley, Chapter 16
Aug11

Arch Patton, Down in the Valley, Chapter 16

Arch scrapped the idea of hiking in through the Waialua Forest. The topography was just too difficult. By the time he and Matisse were anywhere near the base of the stairs……..

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