This is a continuation of last week’s post from my work in progress, working title Rescue Operation.

His blue eyes widened ingenuously.  “How long’s it been since the dam gave on Tilson’s stock pond?  Looked pretty shaky to me last time I rode by.  An’ the trace is right downhill.”

“Anybody live downstream now?” asked one of the more responsible members of the self-styled Horizon freedom fighters.

“No,” Buck said firmly.

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