The Kit-Bag by Algernon Blackwood – Ghostmas 2018

When the words ‘Not Guilty’ sounded through the crowded courtroom that dark December afternoon, Arthur Wilbraham, the great criminal KC, and leader for the triumphant defense, was represented by his junior; but Johnson, his private secretary, carried the verdict across to his chambers like lightning. ‘It’s what we expected, I think,’ said the barrister,… Continue Reading