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Choices – A 100 Word Story

03 Aug

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Choices

A roar of thunder melds with a coming storm, Tom Thornton’s heart is stone; he knows that because he feels nothing.  His wife’s veins once flowed with a passionate fire; now the crimson liquid spread across the floor.  Doors locked, a decision had to be made and quickly.  His life also ended when he would not let Sarah leave.  His heart will never soften; he will never feel the heat of Sarah’s fire again.  The police and ambulance sirens filter into the house.  He sat on the bed asking, “God, will I go to Heaven if I choose to die”?

 

 

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2 responses to “Choices – A 100 Word Story

  1. milliethom

    August 12, 2016 at 12:59 pm

    A dramatic and tragic scene, Ann. As for his final question…who knows the answer to that?

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