First Line Friday: February 14th, 2019

Dylan Hughes hosts this fortnightly challenge alternating with Jim Adams and his musical prompt challenge.
NOTE: THIS IS FOR FEBRUARY 14TH 2020 BUT IF I CHANGE MY TITLE, THE LINK UP WON’T WORK.

Dylan provides a photo (which is optional)
and the first line to start our post, which this week is

“Screw you, lover boy.” 

Here’s my offering then:

“Screw you, lover boy.”
She angrily tossed the photograph in his face.
I’ll love you forever,‘ she mimicked, continuing
You’re the love of my life. I was nothing until I met you…..…”
She refused to cry.
‘And I fell for it hook, line and stinker, you bastard!’
‘Mollie……… honey………..’ he started
‘Don’t you honey me! How could you!!!’
‘It’s not what it looks like…………’
‘Not what it looks like?’ she spluttered then repeated
‘Not what it looks like??? You’re playing tonsil tennis with another woman, and it’s not what it looks like?’
She slapped him hard across the face and stormed off.
The photograph slipped to the floor.
Rubbing his cheek,  he sent a text message. He had to admit the ‘evidence’ was damning.
‘It worked. I’m off the hook and she dumped me. Where can we meet?’
‘My place, seven o’clock. I’ll cook.’
Kevin hit ‘send’.

About pensitivity101

I am a retired number cruncher with a vivid imagination and wacky sense of humour which extends to short stories and poetry. I love to cook and am a bit of a dog whisperer as I get on better with them than people sometimes! We have an elderly dog called Maggie who adopted us as a 7 week old pup in March 2005. From 2014 to 2017 'Home' was a 41 foot narrow boat where we made strong friendships both on and off the water. We were close to nature enjoying swan and duck families for neighbours, and it was a fascinating chapter in our lives. We now reside in a small bungalow on the Lincolnshire coast where we have forged new friendships and interests.
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14 Responses to First Line Friday: February 14th, 2019

  1. willowdot21 says:

    What a shit bag! 😜💜💜💜💜💜

  2. What a cad, nice story Di.

  3. Violet Lentz says:

    Oooo Kevin you sly devil you!

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