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The Subtlety of Terror

Christie Stratos

A 1,950 word short story

The Subtlety of Terror: a short horror read

Copyright © Christie Stratos 2018. All Rights Reserved.

First digital edition.

Published by Proof Positive Publishing

Cover art design: Christie Stratos

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The characters and events portrayed in this book are fictional. Any similarity to real persons, living or dead, is coincidental and not intended by the author.

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