Could It Be – #flashfiction
Could It Be
(Day 2 of 30 day challege)
Jayne hadn’t seen Chad in four months. She wanted time, space, a subzero. Chad wanted kids and also a subzero. Rumor was
Chad moved out of state.
How could he be standing in line at the library, too?
Chad waited two hours before walking in three-people-behind Jayne.
Inside, Chad fiddled with something in his pocket; Jane’s brow dripped sweat.
Will You Marry Me appeared to emerge from thick, hot rafter air above. Jane wiped her brow.
Exiting, Chad emptied his pocket in a trash receptacle. Jayne pressed: End Call after dialing 911.
Smoke soared. The End appeared to emerge.
100 words, not including title