Thursday, March 8, 2012
Friday Flash 55 - Catalog Of Last Resort
He’s looking at a catalog for canes
because he can’t afford the shots.
The house is cold—
propane at fifteen percent.
He claims love is not a consideration
in his life anymore
but he waits for her to get home
to turn on the heat.
He looks for the cheapest
and circles it in red.
If you've written a piece of flash fiction in 55 words, go tell the G-Man and enjoy a flurry of attention from his bevy of FF followers. The temperature is dropping and now I'm seriously freezing. Wonder if I can turn up the heat....