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The Second Coming of Jesus Christ – A Short Story, the First Chapter

It’s mass time on Sunday morning and the church is packed. A hush of peace and the scent of frankincense are in the air. My eyes tiptoe from person to person. I hope to chance on a fresh face, but I’m, once again, disappointed. Mayor Mills is contentedly tapping his costly belly that still glows from a heavy breakfast. He …