Do What Must Be Done
A suspense short story of approximately 3,800 words by K. Baskett
Nervous and reluctant to give a presentation in front of hundreds of people, a shy man attempts to conjure up some courage at the hotel bar. Once there, he notices a mysterious man harboring a deadly focus on another unsuspecting patron. His curiosity and inclination to engage the mysterious individual will leave him wondering if there really is such a thing as harmless conversation.