“The demon climbed out the window and across the front, where he perched like a hood ornament from hell, his forked tongue flying in the wind like a storm-swept pennon, spattering the windshield with saliva.”
“I would watch my dad fill a canvas bag with water and hang it over the Indian-head hood ornament of our Pontiac station wagon.”
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With bows of great respect to Connie Willis, author of "Bellwether" and other wonderful books.
Inspired by comments over on muffinhood.
Gleanings from copies of Movin' Out, "The Journal of the Trucking Industry", and American Trucker, an advertising magazine, found at a highway service area
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