And then he heard it again, the protesting gate opening to the graveyard.
Police lined up for a mile with black badges and news crews. Richard Corban was a high school bully – turned bully-with-a-badge
like the others, eventually the cars left
and the diggers quickly finished the sunny task.
And later he retold the story, to the guys at the bar who knew Dick.
―That moron broke down the door and got shot in the head, which is what happens when you break down enough doors.
Something is wrong with the surprise and the fanfare –
and with jailing the frightened shooter who ―”had a gun”