Joseph 'Ciao' Canto was a double lifer.
Never released. He would die in Prison.
Twice over, which to Paul Liddell seemed rather superfluous.
His nickname was 'Ciao' because he was always saying good-bye to people as their release dates came around. He being stuck there!
His never realised. He didn't seem to faze him though. That cruel fact!
Their freedom guaranteed at some point from this most modern, depressing Prison.
The old bloke sauntered up to Liddell. Nodded his head.
This made Liddell nervous.
He was that close to his release date and for his entire stay, 'Ciao' had always left him alone. Never once taken the time for a natter, although Paul suspected that the one and only time where a 'Heavy', a Jai...