MauriceEarly one evening, during a particularly haggard winter, a young police officer undercover was making his way through the dark, grungy alleyways of the city, he breath rose in whirls before him, it froze as soon as it left his lungs, and he could feel it too. He carefully picked his way around ice patches, looking left then right, making sure he had lost his tail, this was his first undercover op, it could not go wrong, his career depended on it.
He was heading for an old block of offices- the residence of his target, Maurice. Maurice controlled much of the underground goings on like drug shipping, but he also did hired kidnapping, which was the main reason our young officer found himself wrapped up in what must be thousands of layers outdoors on such a bitter night. It was his job to hire Maurice so they could catch him, like any powerful man, he never got his hands dirty, but this operation could change all that.
The offices loomed into view, slightly greyer than the sky behind them;