Eight hour daily sentence

father daughter‘I’m over this’ he thought, methodically striking the keys; report then meetings and then another bloody report. Eight hours in the office-cum-jail, then a sweaty hour in an overcrowded train carriage.

Then, just as turning the key, felt like pulling the trigger on a gun … she spoke.

‘Daddy’

All he needed to last another day.

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One thought on “Eight hour daily sentence

  1. Elyse says:

    beautiful! 🙂
    I love this 55-word idea. practised control. very impressive.

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