Humor Flash Fiction posted February 15, 2020


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Caught Out

by LisaMay


Ronnie’s urge was strong. Gwen didn’t like what he did, but she was already snoring. She’d never know.

He slipped quietly out of bed, dressed in dark clothes and rubber-soled shoes, then smeared his face with black camouflage paint before leaving the house to sneak around the neighbourhood on his burglary quest.

Back home, he hid the stolen jewellery, changed into his pyjamas, and snuggled down beside his sleeping wife.

In the morning Gwen took one disappointed look and chastised him for going out on the prowl again.

“How did you know?” Ronnie asked.

“You forgot to wash your face.”



100 Word Flash Fiction writing prompt entry
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Write a flash fiction story. 100 words exactly. Title not included in count.


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