Exit Stage Left

As soon as he saw her enter the room, he got the distinct feeling that he should leave.
Last night had been a one off, and how he wished it hadn’t happened.
Even more so now.
She’d said she was visiting her father and was only in town for a few days.
And now here she was.
Hopefully she wouldn’t recognise him and as he walked towards the door, she froze him in his tracks by saying
‘Hi Tony!’
All eyes turned on him and he felt himself blushing like a school girl.
His confidence totally left him as he stammered ‘Hi’ in response.
She came across and offered him her hand.
‘Daddy said I could sit in on the board meeting this morning, get a feel for the business ready for when he retires at the end of the year.’
In a soft whisper she added
‘Don’t worry. I won’t disclose what we discussed last night……… yet.’
Tony’s hopes of promotion took a nosedive to hell. The charming woman who had seduced him the night before was a far cry from the vixen who was eyeing him up for breakfast.

Written for this week’s Fandango’s Story Starter teaser:

As soon as he saw her enter the room, he got the distinct feeling that he should…

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! In November 2020, we lost our beloved Maggie who adopted us as a 7 week old pup in March 2005. We decided to have a photo put on canvas as we had for her predecessor Barney. We now have three pictures of our fur babies on the wall as we found a snapshot of Kizzy, my GSD when Hubby and I first met so had hers done too. On February 24th 2022 we were blessed to find Maya, a 13 week old GSD pup who has made her own place in our hearts. You can follow our training methods, photos and her growth in my blog posts. 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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10 Responses to Exit Stage Left

  1. Lauren says:

    Nice one. I wonder what she has up her sleeve. 🙂

  2. Paula Light says:

    Ooh nice plot twist 🤩

  3. Fandango says:

    Uh oh. Tony’s in deep doo doo!

  4. TanvirKaur says:

    Beautiful story written

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