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darkness, and only when he got to the bottom did he try the light again. “Holy shit,” he whispered. 244 lewis shiner The room was wider and longer than the house above it, 100 feet by 80 or so. The suspended ceiling was low, barely eight feet from the green linoleum fl oor. The walls were cheap paneling for four feet, then white paint over sheetrock the rest of the way up. Chairs folded along one wall looked like they could seat a hundred people. Across the front wall spread a gigantic rebel fl ag, 9 feet long and 6 feet high. On either side were banners emblazoned with the Celtic Cross and the logo of the Night Riders of the Confederacy. In one corner stood a seven-foot high, plain wooden cross; in the other a US fl ag—substantially smaller than the Confederate—drooped from a pole. There was a six-inch high platform in front of the rebel fl ag, supporting an antique wooden lectern. In the corner by the US fl ag was a plain wooden door, locked with a deadbolt. Along the wall opposite the chairs stood two metal
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