Cool As A Cucumber

Cool As A Cucumber

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by Russ Durbin
     
 

"He's as cool as a cucumber." It fit. Kenneth Cary Coulson was as calm and self-possessed as any rookie pitcher that I had ever seen. With the playoffs on the line, Cucumber was called to pitch. With his dad and his girl friend watching, Coulson calmly reared back and threw two blazing fast balls. What happened next shocked everyone, including me in

Overview

"He's as cool as a cucumber." It fit. Kenneth Cary Coulson was as calm and self-possessed as any rookie pitcher that I had ever seen. With the playoffs on the line, Cucumber was called to pitch. With his dad and his girl friend watching, Coulson calmly reared back and threw two blazing fast balls. What happened next shocked everyone, including me in the press box.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940033070152
Publisher:
Russ Durbin
Publication date:
02/22/2012
Sold by:
Smashwords
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
528,235
File size:
78 KB

Meet the Author

Russ calls himself a "Pennsylvania Hoosier." Born and raised in Indiana, he has lived in Bucks County, PA, for 30 years. He began his career as a newspaper and broadcast journalist in news and sports. After a career in corporate communications, Russ has turned to writing fiction, specializing in short stories. Genres include westerns, sports, historical, romance, and character delineation stories.

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Cool As A Cucumber 4.6 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 25 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
What a funny ending! I laughed until I cried. It is a wonderful book. You are a wonderful writter. Keep up the good work. Thanks for the free read!!! J......
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Good story
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Surprise ending
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Only 17 pages, hilarious
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Great short story. Wonderful characters. Funny ending.
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Yeah loved it!
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I like the story's angle. Great job creating the moment! Greg Sportington
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