A six word Advent calendar – Day 12

Short and sweet for Day 3 of the Review 30 for November

Made of sticks and stones

It sounded much cooler in Spanish.

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Checkmate

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He had not expected the King to be a woman. But his briefing had given him very little information, all he knew was he was meeting an agent in a shabby cabaret bar in a Vienna backstreet who would recognise him.

A blonde, long hair falling onto bare shoulders, had sat herself down next to him her skirt rising as she slid herself along the seat towards him revealing long shapely stocking clad legs, he had been about to tell her to leave when she had given the password, her voice intoxicating as she whispered in his ear. He had asked whether she had the package but the King had not answered just placed her hand on the inside of his thigh, her blue eyes staring challengingly at him as she stroked her hand up and down his thigh.

Hurriedly they had left the cabaret, making their way through the deserted streets lit only by a crescent moon, to the nearest hotel, his mission forgot in his desire to have this woman.

But then after, as he lay naked in a pool of blood a knife in his belly, he realised he had not expected the King to be a double agent.

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A six word Advent calendar – Day 24

It hurts me when you leave.

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A six word Advent calendar – Day 23

Santa Claus is a serial housebreaker.

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A six word Advent calendar – Day 22

The joke is on you, loser.

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A six word Advent calendar – Day 21

Mr Blue turned in on himself.

 

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A six word Advent calendar – Day 14

She was mine before you came.

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A six word Advent calendar – Day 13

‘The end.’ she said.

Footsteps receded.

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A six word Advent calendar – Day 12

It sounded much cooler in Spanish.

© 2014 | Frank Regan, All rights reserved.

A six word Advent calendar – Day 11

The beast is seeing, without eyes.

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