General Fiction posted October 29, 2017

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Last-minute preparations can tire you out...

A Hard Day

by teols2016

100 Word Story Contest Winner 
The couple lay in bed, snuggled close together. While they would certainly have wanted to, tonight was not a night for rigorous activity. They'd spent all day making final preparations. Thinking about this, she looked at him.

"Did we forget anything?"

Any oversights would be disastrous.

"No," he said. "We're fine. Tomorrow, we'll drive out to the woods. After that, it'll be over."

She smiled, knowing he'd take care of her. They would be fine.

As they fell asleep, her husband lay in the garage, decomposing in the trunk of his car. Someday, they'd get rid of that eyesore, too.

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Yes, even murder requires careful planning and plenty of preparation. Enjoy.
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