Stories tagged “assignment”

  • Interlude Before the Work at Hand

    “What do you do for work again?” I’ve always hated it when my dates ask this. “I work for the State department.” The dumb ones don’t realize that’s the federal government, which is why I like the dumb ones. Amo...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Us

    “Yeah well…at least I think of more glamorous ways to out myself. Lung cancer doesn’t sound so attractive to me,” she shuddered at the very thought. “Neither does jumping off a building quite frankly,” I flicked the ...

  • Too Icky

    It was dusk by the time we reached the docks. The last of the sunset reflected of the low clouds, painting the sky orange and pink behind the darkened buildings. The drunken Captain had fallen silent towards the end of the journey and now ambled surpri...

    • Author: dkscully
    • Posted about 9 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Uncertain.

    To stray from the chosen path Is what I live to do. A chosen path, With chosen plans. I want to break the rules. I don’t know What’ll become of me, Who’s uncertain of everything, But what I love and want to do, Is who I want to be. I...

    • Author: MissMay.
    • Posted almost 7 years ago.