Fiction, Jack

Jack and The Fountain of Youth — Installment 85

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JACK AND THE FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH
by HL Carpenter
ISBN: 978-0-9884095-1-4
Ebook ISBN: 978-0-9884095-0-7
Copyright (c) 2012 by Top Drawer Ink Corp.

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Continued from Installment 84
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“Of course not. I’m not a thief. Our tipster gave me the water. But I see you do know what I’m talking about, after all.”

Jack ignored the taunt. The possibility of anyone drinking the water from the Fountain of Youth made him break out in a sweat colder than the rain dripping down his face. He said, “What did you do with the sample?”

“What?”

“The sample.” Jack ground the words out. “What did you do with it?”

“What difference does it make?”

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***** ABOUT THE AUTHOR *****

HL Carpenter is the pen name of a Florida-based mother/daughter duo who writes from their studios in Carpenter Country, a magical place that, like their stories, is unreal but not untrue. When they’re not writing, the Carpenters enjoy exploring the Land of What-If and practicing the fine art of Curiosity.

Also by HL Carpenter:

Dream Stealer. Is stealing a dream better than losing your own?

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