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Write a one hundred word story that has a beginning, middle and end using the photo below, copyright Danny Bowman Now here’s mine : 100 words.
He waved from the end of the bar. I sat next to him.
“Forty bucks or your firstborn, you choose.”
I pushed two twenties toward him.
“Sure you want to do this?”
“You get three minutes.”
I followed him down the hallway past the poker room rehearsing my only line. “How could you leave us like that?”
In the moonlight the alley reeked with urine. I reached for the phone.
“Wait, there’s no receiver.”
“You need to talk. They have to listen.”
“Some things you aren’t meant know.”