I am an IT specialist. I am also gay although I have kept that hidden except from my lifelong friend Charlie. I live at Palm Beach on the Gold Coast of Queensland and took a shine to a store assistant at the local Coles store. I tried to be friendly (and that is all) to him at the store but he shunned me, almost rudely and I used to plot my revenge as I lay alone in bed at night.
Then, two years ago my life changed radically. I had already inherited my parents’ house when they had died, one from cancer; the other from a broken heart six months later. But then my aunt, whom I had adored and always kept a close watch on, also died, leaving me everything – and that was in the millions. I had had no idea she had been a keen investor and had built up an enormous fortune, or that I was her sole beneficiary.
Imagine my delight, therefore when I heard Karl had been charged with trafficking and sentenced to slavery for life for his crime. Then my fun began...