100-word Angel / Dexter Drabble, spoilers for Dexter S1. All characters belong to their respective creators and there is no intention to infringe their copyright. This story may not be distributed on a profit-making basis.

Family Lawyer

By Marcus L. Rowland

She smells of death and expensive perfume, thinks Dexter.

"You probably don't remember," says the lawyer. "I'm your aunt Lilah, Harry's sister. I handled your adoption."

Lilah? There's already one Lilah in his life, can another be an improvement?

"It's a shame that Harry didn't want your brother. He might have turned out better. More like you."

She knows about Rudy... Brian. "What do you want?"

"Nothing you won't want to do." She unties the scarf around her neck, shows him her wound and lack of pulse. "I want to tell you about a serial killer. His name's Angelus..."