The Surprise Holiday Dad(88)By: Jacqueline Diamond
He frowned. “What kind of place are you running?”
The man jerked a thumb over his shoulder at the building behind him. “You’re looking at it, son. This is Town Hall, and I run the courtroom.” After eyeing Ryan for a long moment, he added, “You’re more than welcome to stop by my office anytime. As long as you show up with a clean conscience and without a lawyer in tow.” He nodded once to underscore his words before heading back along the trough-lined path.
Ryan clamped his jaw shut and shook his head over that so-called invitation. What had Caleb told the judge about him, anyhow?
Swearing under his breath, he climbed into the truck and slammed the door shut behind him.
He’d picked a hell of a way to make a first impression on folks in Flagman’s Folly.