As the bullet passed through his head, he remembered with sudden guilt the letter from his mother he head not yet read.
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“You'll never amount to anything.” Her voice was flat and emotionless.
They sat looking at each other without speaking. He slapped down a fiver. She considered him coolly for a moment. Madame Eva bent once more over the crystal ball. Her eyes dilated in the dark. She sat back and exhaled deeply.
“You'll get used to it.”