A short bit of dialogue, written for OLWG#80
You know how it is, Annie. Sometimes you just want to give up. Say ‘Screw this’ and throw in the towel. Wanna beer?
Yeah, Ron; I do know how that is, and a beer would be good, thanks.
I just can’t seem to find the right woman. I can’t find that fabulous woman. I find all the women with problems. Psycho ex-boyfriends, a houseful of kids, or worse – I find the ones who are just looking for money. I don’t have any money! They never hang around very long.
I’m not looking for money. I don’t have any kids or psycho ex-boyfriends. I’ve only really been in love once.
How long have we been friends?
Since we were both five years old, your parents bought the house next door.
I wish I could find a girl like you.
You have. You just can’t see her.
This week’s prompts were:
- the good guys
- Sometimes you just…