While browsing the web, in my quest for inspiration, I stumbled upon the 100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups.
This week’s prompt was this ….I’m exhausted. Shut the door behind you….
This is my attempt.
The door opened and he backed in, while blowing a kiss to the woman in the car outside.
The huge grin on his face disappeared as he turned into the house and saw her.
She gave him a look that spoke volumes, then she sighed deeply and said in a shaky voice, “I’m exhausted. Shut the door behind you and come take a seat.”
When he was seated she said, “Ade, we need to talk.”
He looked from her face to the papers on the table in front of her and knew he had blown it.
She would never forgive him.
It was over between them.