Tyger Tyger: A Goblin Wars Book by Kersten Hamilton
When they got back to the Wylltson house, the front door was still unlocked and the back door still hanging open. The kitchen smelled slightly of rotten eggs, and flies buzzed around the blood spatter on the wall.
A Week in December by Sebastian Faulks
Through the glass door of the station manager’s office he saw bored men waiting for their cold shift to be over. How few human beings lived life as if it mattered, he thought; to most of them it was just a case of passing time.
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