I'm feeling generous tonight. Here's the first bit of Chapter One of Jealousy! More info: www.jealousythebook.com Available on Amazon: http://amzn.to/H1gRx2
The car swerved around the corner at an accelerated speed and narrowly missed hitting a parked vehicle. Justin Perrotta thought about pulling over to compose himself, but decided against it. Heather Cooper’s house was only a few blocks away and he needed to see her. He wiped his runny nose with the back of his hand and squinted through the blur of his tear-filled eyes. He realized he passed a red light when a car horn screamed at him, and the driver shook his fist out the window.
Justin slammed on the brakes and pulled erratically into a bus stop, bouncing the right front tire off of the curb. The pedestrians waiting on the sidewalk jumped back and glared at him through the closed window. His chest heaved as he took several deep breaths, and his hand shook as he punched Heather’s number into his phone. He tried to steady his voice, but it wavered anyway. "Are you home? I need to talk to you."
"Yeah," Heather answered. "What’s wrong?"
He only sobbed one word into the phone. "David."
"What happened to David?"
He could hear the panic in Heather’s voice.
"He . . . ," Justin paused and swallowed with an audible gulp. "He’s in love with