Stories tagged “assumption”

  • Confirmations of Previous Assumptions

    Two steps in, and the air felt different, warmer and tingly. Eight steps in, and Alex was reasonably sure the school was no longer behind them, though he dared not look back to confirm. Just over a dozen steps in, and they were holding hands. Alex thou...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted about 2 years ago.
  • Having the Final Word

    “I suppose this is it.” Jeffery rubbed his face and made no reply, so Steven naturally continued. “I mean, look at us. Solar flare coming and all we can do is sit on the lawn with a Bud?” Jeffery sighed, his eyes never leaving t...

    • Author: memento
    • Posted about 2 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • A Host of Suspicions

    He ushered her into the well-lit house, barring the heavy door behind them. It was a well kept home, considering the times. A small fire sputtered in the hearth and the furniture was worn but clean. He took off his coat and hung it on the peg before ad...

    • Author: memento
    • Posted almost 2 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Sophia

    I confess with red eyes hidden behind despair clenched fists, it is my fault she’s gone. Life with her at my side was so easy, so pleasantly bearable. She sat with soft, pale brown eyes fixed on me as I would inscribe my emotions upon her heart. ...