In 1514, the year after the battle of Flodden, in which the burghers had suffered severely, a number of young men surprised an English force at Hornshole, a spot on the Teviot 2 m.
The death dealer touched a gloved finger to a blank spot on the construction paper, and an orchid sprung up, ethereal and hovering over the paper.
Wordlessly, he pointed to a spot on the floor before him.
Accustomed to late-night jaunts to the neighbor's, Jack walked into the condo and took up his spot on the couch.
Jack crossed to what had been his favorite spot on the couch.