Written for the Daily Prompt; Assumption
“How could this possibly have happened?”
“Well, I assumed… ”
“You made an assumption?
MADE AN ASSUMPTION? Don’t you know what happens when you make an assumption? It makes an ass out of you and Umption.” YOU
“That’s not quite how it goes, boss.”
Daily Prompt; Bliss
Jen came back –
back home yesterday.
tell me where
she’d been. She just hugged me and
dragged me upstairs. Bliss.
Daily Prompt; Silent
She kept silent for reasons that don’t matter; today she spoke loudly.
I’m still playing with American Sentences.
Keep speaking out – make things change!
Taken at dusk through the window from ‘The Great Room’ looking to the outdoor kitchen.
Photo Challenge; Windows
Daily Prompt; Planet
There’s a planet, Renee, tucked away – at the verge of the milky way.
It outshines the surrounding stars; trying, in vain, to summon her home.
I’ve been playing with American Sentences lately – too much fun!
A Drabble for the Daily
Luc had one arm around the girl; his free hand clutched the machine pistol taken from the sentry. The magazine was full; the safety off.
“Give it up, Luc!” urged the girl, “We’ll never beat Doctor Regulus, not here, not now.”
“I’ll never quit, Missy, understand? If we don’t continue, if we don’t end this now, all the others will have died in vain.”
“Oh, Luc; you’re so brave and manly!”
Missy swooned and Luc still held her in his arms when he confronted Regulus in the laboratory.
“Drop the detonator, Doctor! It’s over.”
“I’ll decide when it’s over, Luc.”
Daily Prompt; Critical
There once was a nuclear man
Who induced controlled fusion by hand
The fuel was divisible
The reactor was critical
Free neutrons were his to command.
Reactor Scram – Reactor Scram