There are so many stories of Patrick McLean’s that make me mutter “Brilliant,” even on the 10th hearing/reading. But this one gives me shivers, too.
“What I do see is the guy with the gun walking up next to my car. Or more precisely, the gigantic black hole that is the barrel of the gun. If you’ve ever had a gun pointed at you, you know what I mean. The barrel seems huge. And why shouldn’t it? It has to be big enough to swallow your whole life.”
You may consider me biased, but come on. That is a fierce string of words.
Welcome to my shortest post ever.