If he was to be given the chance to tell the truth, then he would not be denied.
The problem with snitches was that they often recanted and changed their stories. Delgado knew this well, as did the men he worked for.
Digger cleaned up nicely and managed to seem relaxed as he prepared to unload an hour’s worth of fiction to the jury.
The white man’s notions of justice were baffling. How can they allow a self-confessed and self-serving criminal like Todd Short to put his hand on their Bible, swear to God to tell the truth, and then spin such fantastic lies? What system of justice allows a seasoned convict to repeat statements he swears he heard in a jail cell the year before?