Editor’s note: This is the latest installment to Cadaver Blues, a serialized novel exclusive to TNB. If you’re behind, go to the beginning.





I conclude my goodbyes and drive straight to the hot dog place, where I order two State Fair Corn dogs, large chili fries and a large vanilla shake.  When I’m finished, I pop into Creamy Dreamy.

“You ever kill anyone, Brad?”

He pushes the toque up off his forehead.  “You mean before last week?”