General Fiction posted October 11, 2017


Excellent
Not yet exceptional. When the exceptional rating is reached this is highlighted
A brief affair.

The Affair

by Thomas Bowling


I deftly removed the wedding band from my finger and slipped it into my pocket. I wondered if she was doing the same. No. She was a woman without guile. A wedding ring wouldn't have mattered.

That night, we went to my hotel room and made love. In the morning, as we parted, she said, “Until next time.” I didn't ask if there would be a next time. I knew she would avoid the question.



75 Words Flash Fiction contest entry

Recognized
Pays one point and 2 member cents.


Save to Bookcase Promote This Share or Bookmark
Print It View Reviews

You need to login or register to write reviews. It's quick! We only ask four questions to new members.


© Copyright 2017. Thomas Bowling All rights reserved.
Thomas Bowling has granted FanStory.com, its affiliates and its syndicates non-exclusive rights to display this work.