By James Frey
On the age of 23, James Frey awakened on a aircraft to discover his entrance the teeth knocked out and his nostril damaged. He had no inspiration the place the airplane was once headed nor any recollection of the earlier weeks. An alcoholic for ten years and a crack addict for 3, he checked right into a remedy facility presently after touchdown. There he was once informed he may possibly both cease utilizing or die ahead of he reached age 24. this is often Frey’s acclaimed account of his six weeks in rehab. <em></em>
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I said nothing. "This makes his death automatically suspicious. I mean, what are the chances? It's one in forty or fifty thousand that an individual soldier will die on any given day, but to have his wife die on the same day? " "Wasn't the same day," I said. " She nodded. "OK, New Year's Eve, New Year's Day. But that just makes my point. It's inconceivable that Walter Reed had a pathologist scheduled to work last night. So they had to drag one in, specially. And from where? " I smiled, briefly.
Nearly an inch wide, maybe four inches long. It had come from the left side, and above. She had been facing the back of the house. Facing the kitchen. I glanced around and dropped her wrist and stood up and stepped into the den: A Persian carpet covered most of the floor. I stood on it and imagined I was hearing quiet tense footsteps coming down the hallway, towards me. Imagined I was still holding the wrecking bar I had used to force the lock. Imagined swinging it when my target stepped into view, on her way past the open doorway.
Green Valley, Virginia," I said. " "Home for the holidays," I said. "And we're breaking the news? " I nodded. " But I wasn't really worried. Generals' wives are as tough as they come. Either they've spent thirty years pushing their husbands up the greasy pole, or they've endured thirty years of fallout as their husbands have climbed it for themselves. Either way, there's not much left that can get to them. They're tougher than the generals, most of the time. Summer took her cap off and tossed it onto the back seat.
A Million Little Pieces by James Frey