Stories tagged “ruse”

  • The 2 Items (Idea from xkcd.com. Check Them Out!)

    I hide a grin as I stand in line. I love this game! The pillow underneath my dress is uncomfortable, but necessary for my ruse. I look down into my purse and grab an onion, the pieces of which I rub on my eyelids. My eyes are full of tears as I walk up...

    • Author: Oy
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Opponent

    Air in. Air out. All to silence. Jerald calmed his mind, one by one shutting out the distractions cloying at the edges of his thoughts. His agent, scheming and conniving, would wait for another day. The crowd, slack-jawed ingrates all, could just as we...

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