Midnight Espresso


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Once upon a time there was a knock on the door of a small coffee roastery.  Señor Alcatraz, who was just in the process of cleaning up his machinery, wiped his hands on his apron and went to see who it might be. ‘Good evening, young lady,’ he said in some astonishment at seeing a beautiful young woman with glossy black hair standing in the narrow laneway, clutching a little suitcase.  ‘What brings you to my humble establishment?’…