Brian and Carla – 75 word Story

Just a quick something

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Brian looked into his wife’s eyes and sighed.

“I’m so sorry it ended like this” he said “I wanted it to work but I realise we want different things.”

Carla said nothing, staring back expressionless.

“I know” Brian continued.  “I know it’s my fault I just…”

Brian paused, he had hoped for something.  Anything.

“Fine, just fine” he said picking up his shovel and tipping soil over Carla’s already stiffening body.  “Silent treatment it is…”

Author: Michael

Husband, dad,programmer, comic collector and proud Yorkshireman. I have no idea why im here or why im writing but i rather enjoy it. no great fan of punctuation;

9 thoughts on “Brian and Carla – 75 word Story”

  1. Nah, too much of a hint. With your title of the names, you expect them to both be alive — like one of those romance movies where the characters split and come back together — surprise is a good thing. … As long as you’re not Brian’s wife.

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