The Sallow Tallow Man

The Sallow Tallow Man by Joshua Blanc Oliver had just opened up shop for the morning, and was starting up his various processes in anticipation of another lucrative day. He lit a lamp, which cast flickering light onto dim and greasy surfaces. Every morning there would be a fresh delivery of animal fat from the butchers in the area, with whom he had a special deal. There it was glistening in the hopper by the back wall, a vast mountain of it – at least, that’s what he expected to see. Read more