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Genre: Suspense (100 words)
Copyright – Rochelle Wisoff-Fields
Change of Plans
“A lamp for each of us. How thoughtful,” Ellie said coyly.
“I thought we would make the best of this situation. We could take our little picnic down into the basement,” Randy sniffed.
” I prefer the natural light. We might as well make use of it while we have it.”
Randy’s empty stare held her transfixed. As they faced each other across the island, he pressed his knuckles into the granite. She froze, regurgitating bile.
“Look. I see a light outside,” She threw the lamp at his face, the glass smashing into a thousand bits. She bolted towards the door.