By Charlie Newton

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Me and Ernie talking home runs and…. And there's a beautiful baby, a day old and pink. His picture has yellowed with years, taped to the mirror at eye level. PANIC. I check behind the mirror. The envelope's still there, still yellowed too, still taped. The deep breath helps— A quarter inch from my Kleenex box there's a dust line. I stare, reliving the morning: Did I bump the dresser, sit on the bed? I check the second pistol again. Nope, we're okay; it really is in the drawer. That stops me. Wanna explain why we do a B&E and don't take a gun?

Three media trucks arrive followed by the Homicide dicks who'll run the crime scene while OPS—Office of Professional Standards—watches, waiting to write up the officer-involved shootings. An OPS officer's already eyeing me and my shotgun. This means it will be a long day of interviews after the dicks clear the scene. The crime-scene techs arrive while the uniforms push back taunting citizens, then string miles of yellow tape. I notice our Watch LT from 6. He's the lieutenant who runs our shift, an "empty-holster motherfucker" it has been said by those less respectful than I.

Sonny appears to be having similar thoughts but doesn't share. " He shakes his head, tilting toward Ireland like he does after five beers. "I'm hatin' to admit it, but you a gutsy bit a skirt," and he headlocks me to his vest, a tear in his eye. I know Sonny Barrett; it's definitely the gasoline. Within minutes Gilbert Court is surrounded by angry citizens. Three media trucks arrive followed by the Homicide dicks who'll run the crime scene while OPS—Office of Professional Standards—watches, waiting to write up the officer-involved shootings.

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