Chapter 183: Ready to Go
Jayce closed up shop during the county fair, but he still went in early to bake the apple turnovers they sold alongside kettle corn and caramel apples. He strolled down the front sidewalk with a spring in his step … oblivious to the Guardian perched on top of the family van. Opening the driver’s side door, Jayce recalled the promise he’d made the previous evening.
“Can I help?”
“I leave early, buddy. You’ll be sleeping.”
“But if I’m ready?”
And so Zeke had camped out overnight in the passenger seat. Chuckling, Jayce backtracked to leave Naomi a note.
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