General Fiction posted April 4, 2020

Not yet exceptional. When the exceptional rating is reached this is highlighted
a brief meeting

Love in the times of Corona

by Terrence Francis

Mel checks her social media and sees a message that sparks interest, but she wonders if it's safe to meet up. She decides that the risk is worth the reward and goes for coffee. She finds herself connecting with him easily, it almost seems too perfect.
All good things must come to an end eventually, they decide to call it a night and walk to their cars.
Mel kisses the stranger, walks away smiling and lets out a distressing cough.

80 Word Flash Fiction contest entry
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. Terrence Francis All rights reserved.
Terrence Francis has granted, its affiliates and its syndicates non-exclusive rights to display this work.