Micro Monday: “The Fifth Commandment”

“So how did you find me?”

“I got your address through the Bureau of Missing Fathers.”

“And what happens now that you’ve found me?”

She found a clear spot on the table and put down her bag, glad to be free of the weight inside. “By all rights, I can kill you.”

He nodded. “The Bureau sent me a letter. Is that what you’re going to do?”

She shook her head. “Not anymore. Now that you know I exist, it’s better that you stay alive.”

He sank into his chair. “Very well.”

“Want to see a picture of your granddaughter?”

A 100 Word Short Fiction Every Monday

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Listening:
Did you ever have the feeling
You’re the only person living in the world
And people that you see
Are one-dimensional and never there at all

(via iTunes shuffle play)

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