Fighting Fire with Ice- Part 1
Death Wears Grey
Jade Eyes nightclub
Chinatown, Angel Falls
If you’re the type who frequents meat markets, chances are you’re also the type who’s not easily unnerved.
The Jade Eyes’ most honored longtime patrons knew this, and knew it well: keep your eyes on the business at hand, no questions asked. Everything else is on a need-to-know basis. That went doubly so for the staff; asking about things that didn’t concern you meant demotion, and demotion at the Jade Eyes carried considerably more weight than it did elsewhere.
Especially for the women.
Tonight had been an especially rotten one, though. Tina had been lucky enough as was, to have landed a job manning the bar, but to get early shifts was considered jackpot; she had friends who’d punch out at 4 in the morning. With her shift typically ending at about 5:30 PM in the evening, and the walk back to the apartment block clocking at about fifteen minutes, every