Kilo a Dogs Tale

Riding home from work at the Battle Hill Colliery in Wallsend a young lad hears what he thinks is a woman in distress- He parks his bike and runs down an an embankment where he discovers it is not a woman but a sack that has been thrown into a sewer. upon opening the bag he discovers that it is in fact a little staffordshire bull terrier pup. He places the pup into his bait bag and takes it home to his mother where they live in a miner's cottage in Cullercoats. If you love animals you will love this story.


40. Kilo Chapter 40

“Who will be representing us in court father?
“Sir Gordon Sime is highly recommended son; he estimates that we will not be in court longer than twenty minutes.
“I hope not, I do not want a long drawn out affair; we have a reputation to uphold father.
“How do we explain to the court how a house maid ended up in your bed and further more pregnant by you.
“Leave that with me and Sir Gordon Sime to work out.
I will ring Sir Gordon tomorrow morning and we will discuss the best way around this problem.
“You will have to stay away from “the Cobbler’s Rest” where tongues have been set wagging regarding your late night encounters with the local farm girls.
“I will take care of them, do not worry father.
“Good, we do not need rumours like these getting out as they will jeopardise our case.
“Changing the subject, we are invited over to the Thompson’s tonight at Deleval Hall.
“Oh what is going on there then?
“Darrell asked you father two weeks ago whilst we were visiting the bank.
“Oh yes Sir Jeffery lied. Truth was that his memory was slipping and sometimes he couldn’t remember what he had done the day before.
“We are playing poker with Darrell his three sons and Captain John Lewis.
“I do not want to seem rude son but I do not want to stay long as at my age I need my sleep.
“Father you are only seventy four years old.”
“Yes and feeling it too.”
“Alright make arrangements for the car to be brought around; Charles will have to hang around or come back for you if I leave early.


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