These are short stories put up each Friday that you can read for free. By the next Friday the post will be taken down and a new one will go up.
This is Bring Back Our Girls, Part 1/3
“You wanted this, remember?”
Murray choked back his words, although he wasn’t exactly sure why.
“Get that aspect of it going in Niger while General Orrin takes those eighty soldiers we’ve got in Chad and sends them to Lake Chad and into Nigeria if necessary – I want these people followed and anything they leave behind destroyed.”
“And Shekau?” the CIA director asked.
The President gave him a hard look.
“I want his balls in a box and on my desk by the end of the week, got it?”