I have been neglecting my blog (and my reading of other people’s) for the last month or so due to some much-needed extra work and the kids being off school. But it’s been calling me back, so here I am.
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Mother and Baby Doing Well
“I’m trying to understand,” said the man from the bank. “This is a good time for haulage. Why is your business failing?”
That was the least of Gerard’s worries, but how could he explain?
Whenever he sat into his lorry he saw the red car spinning on the road, swatted by his jack-knifed trailer.
A moment’s distraction. It could have been lethal. And that was the crux. It could have been lethal, and he was trapped in the freeze-frame where a heavily pregnant woman was being removed from her car and he thought she was dead.