The little boy was crumpled on the roof of the building. John Hanover could just barely hear the screaming of Teddy’s mother in the chopper as it went down toward the many onlookers below.
John could barely believe his eyes! The pilot in the KYVX News Helicopter was motioning for everyone to move back. It was one of those small helicopters that could carry the pilot and one other person.
John Hanover still remembered the feeling of numbness as the paramedics wheeled the lifeless body of Danny into the waiting ambulance. He didn’t even feel the continued slapping by his hysterical wife or even what she was ranting about.
John Hanover was looking at his glass of bourbon and tonic as if it were the only thing in the world that mattered. That probably was more truthful than John would have wanted to admit. In fact, the entire year of 1985 had not been kind to John Hanover.