††††††††† Love Beats Gold††††††††† © John Birch 2019.


††††††††† The ad read Ö†† Rich manís house, by the bay, with the lot. Has everything. Luxury.

††††††† ††Golden taps. Full service by Robots. Nothing to do, for the rest of your life.


††††††††† The greedy man fell for the ad. I ushered him inside. Then closed the door.

†††††††† It would never open again.

††††††††† The man would never talk to another, ever again.


††††††††† You canít get out. Guantanamo Bay is where they keep the terrorists.