100 Word Wednesday and Two Word Prompt 3- Deep Breath

“Beautiful, isn’t it? A pristine scene, certainly. That old saying, no one knows what goes on behind closed doors fits well, don’t you think, dear?”

Frank just let his wife talk, on and on, never stopping, as usual. All these years of committing crimes with her, you’d think he’d be used to it by now. As he kept shoveling the intended grave deeper, he wondered if he could fit two bodies instead of just one.

“I could use a little help here, Emmy.” As she neared, Frank took a deep breath and swung the shovel. Smiling, he muttered, “yes, dear.”

100 Word Wednesday: Week 11

7 thoughts on “100 Word Wednesday and Two Word Prompt 3- Deep Breath

  1. Woah! He really did get the gumption to be finished with her. What a perspective 😉 I didn’t see that coming at all — the best kind of story is the twist ending. Well done — thank you for joining us again this week 🙂

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