This is a preview to the chapter Thirteen from the book Hellbound by Tim Hawken.
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“What do you mean?” he asked innocently.
I almost lashed out to hit him, but thought better of it.
“Tricking me into fighting Balthazaar, not giving me any warning of why we were coming here or what was going to happen!”
Satan reeled on me, stabbing me in the chest with a sharp finger. It felt like I was being skewered with a knife.
“What did you expect, Michael; me to sit there and hold your hand? Nurse you through your hard times? This is Hell! It’s not all rainbows and lollypops facing your demons. I’m trying to get you over to Heaven in the best way I know and, trust me, I have plenty of experience!” He started to spit as he yelled at me. “If I had warned you about what was to happen, it wouldn’t have helped you one little bit. You would have probably pissed your pants on the way, worrying about what would happen and how you would feel confronting someone you killed in life! I did you a favor. I’m doing you a favor! Don’t ever take that for granted.”
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