Contents

  1. I. Main Body

    1. 1. Prologue

    2. 2. Chapter One / Best Laid Plans

    3. 3. Chapter Two / Love

    4. 4. Chapter Three / Happiness

    5. 5. Chapter Four/ Loss

    6. 6. Chapter Five/ BFF

    7. 7. Chapter Six/ Now

    8. 8. Chapter Seven/ Dantello’s Pizza and Subs

    9. 9. Chapter Eight/ First Plane out

    10. 10. Chapter Nine/ Work and Drinks

    11. 11. Chapter Ten / Lake Havasu Arizona

    12. 12. Chapter Eleven/ Breakfast with Sam

    13. 13. Chapter Twelve/ Aunt Betty’s House

    14. 14. Chapter Thirteen/ The Phone Call

    15. 15. Chapter Fourteen / Manic Depressive Employment

    16. 16. Chapter Fifteen / The Departure

    17. 17. Chapter Sixteen / Shady Arms RV Park

    18. 18. Chapter Seventeen / A Bit of Trouble

    19. 19. Chapter Eighteen / The Withdrawal

    20. 20. Chapter Nineteen / Chasing One’s Own Tail

    21. 21. Chapter Twenty / Paperback Thriller

    22. 22. Chapter Twenty One / Sonny

    23. 23. Chapter Twenty Two/ Killing the Rat

    24. 24. Chapter Twenty Three / Dream Girls

    25. 25. Chapter Twenty Four /Target Practice

    26. 26. Chapter Twenty Five / Clinton

    27. 27. Chapter Twenty Six / The Little Room

    28. 28. Chapter Twenty Seven/ Shamrock

    29. 29. Chapter Twenty Eight / Call Number Two

    30. 30. Chapter Twenty Nine/ The Poker Players Father

    31. 31. Chapter Thirty / No Such Luck

    32. 32. Chapter Thirty One/ Middle of the night

    33. 33. Chapter Thirty Two / The Need For a New Beast

    34. 34. Chapter Thirty Three / Early Morning Sunshine

    35. 35. Chapter Thirty Four / Five Minutes Alone

    36. 36. Chapter Thirty Five/ Tim Crane

    37. 37. Chapter Thirty Six / Aluminum Baseball Bat Air Conditioning

    38. 38. Chapter Thirty Seven / Breakfast With The Devil

    39. 39. Chapter Thirty Eight / Binoculars

    40. 40. Chapter Thirty Nine / Supplies

    41. 41. Chapter Forty / Dirt Road

    42. 42. Chapter Forty One / Bad Girls Toy Emporium

    43. 43. Chapter Forty Two / Melted Sundaes

    44. 44. Chapter Forty Three / The Kidnappers Home

    45. 45. Chapter Forty Four/ A Thousand Miles of Emptiness

    46. 46. Chapter Forty Five / Escape

    47. 47. Chapter Forty Six / American Muscle

    48. 48. Chapter Forty Seven / The Escape Part II

    49. 49. Chapter Forty Eight/ CJ5

    50. 50. Chapter Forty Nine/ Just Missed Him

    51. 51. Chapter Fifty / The Police Station

    52. 52. Chapter Fifty One / Dinner

    53. 53. Chapter Fifty Two / Headlights

    54. 54. Chapter Fifty Three / Everything Will Be Fine

    55. 55. Chapter Fifty Four / The Duel

    56. 56. Chapter Fifty Five/ Good Riddance

    57. 57. Chapter Fifty Six / Good Morning Sweetheart

    58. 58. Chapter Fifty Seven/ After the Fire

  2. Appendix