His gaze turned towards her. She looked somewhat like her from the dreams just with lighter hair and darker eyes.
There is evil in the beauty that surrounds us.
Being frightened of us is the most rational thing in the world.
The service I offered was simple. You wanted a guy beaten up, I was your guy. I caught the guy at just the right time, picked a fight with him, and won. Always won.
“The husband’s intestines are hanging out while he is being raped, still alive. That’s how the comic starts. It gets bleaker from there.”
The three of us stood on the edge of the forest, the cusp of legend. This was the last place where the bones of Jack the pirate were ever seen.
On October 16th, 2009, a boy by the name of Finn Carlton walked into the band room of my high school and closed the door behind him. He pulled a pistol from his coat pocket and fired six shots. Then he tied his belt around a pipe on the ceiling and hanged himself.
If the government doesn’t know about it, they should. After what happened to me. After what could happen to someone else.
“Does this happen to you all the time?” I asked as he sat on the bed and I straddled him.
A lumpy wedding dress sat on the floor, spotted with blood. At first, I thought it was the one from my closet. It took a few seconds to realize that the neckline differed from mine, and a few more to realize that a woman was inside of it.