While his teenage action was untrustworthy, it was venial compared to abandoning the child to an abductor if that was what the cowering, younger Howie had done!
Our abductor was nowhere in sight.
They stopped looking for Annie's abductor when you were jailed for another crime.
The odd tension was between them again, and she wondered what it was about her abductor that made her blood burn, especially when he was so unapproachable.
The problem is her abductor is the revered local police chief!