He shoved the other hand deep inside his pocket, fingering his fags, his lighter, the cash his mother paid directly into his bank account for the taxis he never took. The key was there.
His phone was in his back pocket, probably ripe for nicking given the groups of youth that hung around here. The compact, silky-smooth handle wrapped around its hidden blade; the effortless protection whipped out in an instant at the first sign of trouble; the look on their faces when it glinted; the power, the shock, the safety. Would owning one, he wondered, invite more trouble?
Then again, he thought, taking the stairs two at a time, not having one could be asking for trouble too. Max banged on the door. He waited a while.
His father might be. With someone. That woman, Fiona. When there was no reply, he let himself in.
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