to and fro

by Dennis Scharnberg

He dabbled a bit too casually in matters of business. For a while, it was what he referred to as “old coins.” And then there was the wholesaling of damaged fruit. Regardless of what he tried he always managed to lose his shirt. And he always had to start again from zero. At least that’s how it appeared to those who knew him best.

Miles Harolde, Captain Hugo and the Case of the Mystic Rhymes.