Broken Trains to Yoknapatawpha County

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"Broken Trains to Yoknapatawpha County" is a piece of flash fiction written by Frank Ballast.

The Story

They plunked along the corduroy road, quarts of moonshine threatening suicide from the back seats. The Model T had lost its windshield at the local speakeasy, and dust painted the travellers’ sweating bodies.

The man took a swig of hooch and looked at his companion: a woman of easy virtue.