Saturday, August 31, 2019

Story: The Woman Who Bled




My submission to GiantJuly19 
the latest SizeRiot contest.





The Woman Who Bled

copyright 2019 Taedis


“Is that it?”

“What would you prefer I do, my dear?” The old man tossed his cards on the pile.

“I just accused you of being a con-artist. A little sweat'd be nice.”

“Horses sweat. Men perspire. Ladies feel the heat.”

“And what do you do, Nickels?”

“None of the above.”

“Is that why you've been mum about your Christian name?” Barbara added her cards. “Cause it's
fake too?”

Caption: Indecisive Smurf