This week’s image is by Kyle Thompson .
Many thanks to Nekneeraj for the challenge this week.
He said he loved only her, that she was his world, his reason for living.
This evidence of his betrayal shattered her to the core.
She wondered how she could have been such a fool, seeing now how gullible she’d been, so anxious to please, like some furry pet to boost his ego with undying devotion.
As his Personal Aide, she had the combination to his briefcase and replaced the contents, knowing he would not check them before his vital meeting that morning.
She slipped the confidential files into her bag and feigned drowsiness as he emerged from the bathroom, got dressed, and left.
She imagined how he would react when he discovered the love letters from his latest conquest upon opening his case in front of The Board.