He let out a slow breath as the crosshairs settled on the person he was sent to kill. His finger tightened on the trigger as the person picked up the morning paper, but then paused.
Instead of being another thug, he was given the opportunity to rise higher and earn more money by his employer.
This would be so easy and he’d be rich beyond his dreams. Why then, couldn’t he stop wondering why he agreed? This person hadn’t ever harmed him.
The woman in his sights turned as her daughter ran to her. Shaking, he squeezed his eyes closed.