This is a continuation of ‘The Mole‘
“Everything all right?” Michael asked as he walked into the den.
Sam, seated on the brown leather sofa and staring blankly at his laptop, didn’t look up. He ran his hand through his hair, then said, “My editor won’t run the story. Doesn’t like my anonymous source, and is also pulling that national security BS excuse.”
Watching Sam glide his hand through his thick black hair took Michael back to the nights they’d spent together. How many times had he run his hand through that greasy hair, played with a few locks as they held each other? Moments when their intense stares asked, ‘Why does this feel so right when we hardly know each other?’ And that had him asking himself another question: What about Brian? He cut off his mental visit to the past with, Focus, Michael. Stay focused! He crossed to the sofa and eased himself onto it, just a few inches separating them. “What about posting the article on Facebook? You have a decent following, and that would get it out in the public domain. That’s what I need.”
“Right. Because it’s all about you.” Sam looked at Michael. “I don’t even know why I should trust you, or if anything you’ve told me is even true. What if you’re the bad guy?” [Read more…] about Advantage: Team Michael