Read by Bruce McDonald
Audio Engineering by Bruce McDonald
Old Folk’s Homewas originally published in the Jim Baen’s Universe. Mr Kratman’s fiction has also appeared in Aeon Speculative Fiction, Dark Recesses Press, and many other markets.
Bobby Cullivan finished entering the staff schedules and leaned back in his chair, doing his best to ignore the arthritic twinge in his hip. It was nice to be calling the shots again.
His son, Joe, did a decent job managing the retirement station, but Bobby missed being in charge. Joe went down to Earth once every three months for a few weeks of high gravity and Bobby looked forward to his son’s time away.