Fiction, Flash Fiction, Short Stories, Uncategorized

Friday Fictioneers: 7/14/17

To participate in this week’s Friday Fictioneers, visit Rochelle’s site. The picture prompt below is the property of  Janet Webb.

 

BETRAYED BY TECHNOLOGY

He’d done it. He smiled at the perfect job. He’d left her lying across the bed with the pill bottle in her hand. And she hadn’t even suspected that he’d doctored her drink.

She did love to drink, and that had made it so easy. He smiled again as he leaned back in his easy chair savoring his success. Leaving the lone candle burning was an artistic touch. And his fake alibi was so tight, he’d never be suspected.

Now, to call Bernard and report his success. Reaching into his pocket, he froze. Where the hell was his cell phone?

 

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14 thoughts on “Friday Fictioneers: 7/14/17”

    1. Thank you. I just happened to notice an item lying on that table that looked like either a compact or a flip cell phone. It’s probably neither. But that’s what birthed the idea.

  1. Hah! He’s not gonna feel too clever once the Police finds his phone. Well crafted suspense here, Sandra. I enjoyed reading it. Cheers, Varad

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