Born Again Boston - a short story by Owen Richason

Born Again Boston

You probably know the name of the man who shot Lincoln. You may even know the gunman was a famous actor in his day, a southern sympathizer, and an ardent partisan. But, do you know the truly outlandish story behind the man who shot and killed the 16th President's assassin? Thick plumes of smoke billowed high into the air, escaping the heavy fog settled on the ground, fueled by a combustible mixture of kerosene, dry-rotted wood, and huge stocks of tobacco leaves, previously hung high above the floor from old frayed hemp rope.  The structure engulfed by the raging fire a tobacco barn, owned by one of the most prominent agrarian entrepreneurs of the day. In the dead of night, two
​Thank you for reading this preview; I really hope you liked it! To continue where you left off, AND get UNLIMITED Access to all my stories, simply Subscribe Now!

​Or, if you're already a member, go ahead and log in here.