This is the twentieth part of a fiction serial, in 764 words. It may contain some swear-words.
Alan goes to ground.
From his overcoat pocket, Alan removed the supermarket carrier bag he had brought with him, and placed the jiffy bag inside it. Only two pieces of the padded envelope wrapper had been blown away by the gunshots, […]
If you are missing the start of the serial, please have a look at Part One: