General Fiction posted April 19, 2021

Not yet exceptional. When the exceptional rating is reached this is highlighted
75 Word Flash Fiction

The Truth

by bhogg

The driveway wound among trees between neighbors. Allen bitched to his wife, "David's Jack Russell chases my car every time I back up."

The inevitable happened. Despite appropriate caution, Allen backed out, ran over the dog and killed it.

"Jeez honey. I don't know what to tell David."

"Well, try the truth."

"David, I've got some good news and some bad news."


"The good're going to save lots of money on dog food."

75 Words Flash Fiction contest entry


75 word count on processor
Pays one point and 2 member cents.

Save to Bookcase Promote This Share or Bookmark
Print It View Reviews

You need to login or register to write reviews. It's quick! We only ask four questions to new members.

© Copyright 2021. bhogg All rights reserved.
bhogg has granted, its affiliates and its syndicates non-exclusive rights to display this work.