General Fiction posted January 17, 2019


Excellent
Not yet exceptional. When the exceptional rating is reached this is highlighted
Dribble Flash Fiction

Nitwits!

by zanya


Lady Melissa threw her needlepoint on the floor.

Her aged father, Lord Ailesbury watched, aghast.

"Have you taken leave of your senses, Melissa?"

"No, papa, I plan to marry my beloved John Smith, a commoner."

Lord Ailesbury gasped loudly, clenching his chest.

"Love is for nitwits," he muttered, before expiring.


Dribble Flash Fiction contest entry


Image from Google Images
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 2019. zanya All rights reserved.
zanya has granted FanStory.com, its affiliates and its syndicates non-exclusive rights to display this work.