On his birthday he found in the mailbox a gift from his ex-wife.
‘She still loves me she does!’ he said, grinning, as he unwrapped the gift.
It was a photo album. He flipped through it, and his knees became weak.
Photos of her kissing other men.
He turned pale.
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I write as a way of life: stories, blogs, articles, almost-poems. I'm a freelancer, a vegetarian, and I listen to Leonard Cohen and enjoy French films. We are dying a little more with each new day we live, so shouldn't we make the most of our time?
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16 thoughts on “50-Word Tales #114”
Women love revenge. She probably pictured his moment many times and smiled each time. This small blog captures the essence of women over men. Power and control plus revenge give purpose to the bane of a revengeful woman.
That’s so. Small and delicate and dangerous, these women…
Oh. My. God.
That is cruel … but absolutely brilliant!
Devious and devilish! Great twist… of the knife.
I hope wives in Colorado aren’t so mean. 😛
We are the sweetest, all sunflowers and sunshine! 🙂
Aaah beautiful painting by Afremov to go with your tale 🙂
Indeed. He’s one of my favorite contemporary painters. 🙂
Kissing?….She was being kind.
Yes, I see. You’re stories have become very dark! However this one I like more cause it’s very surprising. Although must be unbearably painful…
wow that’s just cruel, rude, mean, sad, horrible, inconceivable!!!!!! I will NEVER EVER do that
ESPECIALLY on his birthday how sad
brilliant. everybody is waiting for a pefect end and then..that…brilliant.