‘To hell with your husband!’ he said. ‘I love you more!’
He took her hand, slipped her wedding ring off her finger, and dropped it in his pants. She was startled.
‘If you want it back you’ll have to take it yourself,’ he said.
They were in a crowded airport.
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5 thoughts on “50-Word Tales #85”
The man seems amazingly ridiculous. Like it.
Or exceedingly practical…
Hmm now did she or didn’t she that is the ?
For a moment I thought he was saying he loved her more than he loved her husband. Which just adds a whole other level.
Good thing it was only for a moment… 😉