The next chapter of Bugout! from my story blog.
Originally posted on Scagsdale's Tales:
Jane and Frank walked to the Clubhouse after breakfast. Charlie was already there with Earl and Jackson. They were getting ready to head back out to finish their survey for the security cameras.
“Morning, guys,” Frank said. “Seen Jerry yet?”
“Naw, he’s a late sleeper like you,” Jackson said, grinning.
“Want me to make some coffee in the big pot?” Jane asked.
“Might as well,” Charlie said. “Hilda would, but she’s not quite ready to be up and around yet.”
“She is doing better though, I hope,” Jane said.
“Yes, she is,” Charlie said. “She’ll be up and around in a couple of days.”
Jane got the big coffee maker filled with water and put in the coffee. Then she plugged it in, and soon the big percolator started to sputter. Jane watched the water spurt into the glass cover, getting more color as it progressed.
“Mmmmm, is that coffee…
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