Breann and I were exhausted. We planned breakfast in the cab ride to my hotel. I took a call from Ava. Breann shook her head when I finished.
"Be careful with her Caleb. A necessary evil is still evil."
I smirked and waved goodbye, then turned to see Ava in the lobby. We rode the elevator together to the fourth floor in silence.
"Do you need anything?"
I shook my head no and opened the room door. My phone vibrated. It was my wife. Ava approached, crossing the threshold.
"You're forgetting something Caleb."
She pressed her lips against mine.
*blogger's note* - This is my entry for @velvetverbosity 's 100 Word Challenge located at her site http://www.velvetverbosity.com/ . The one word prompt is FORGETTING. This is also a story episode of a book I am writing. The other eps are here:
2) Personality Crisis
3) Serendipity 6
4) Hot Dog Harbinger
5) Goodbye Stranger
6) The House of Irony
8) Dead Man's Party
9) Hope Springs A Turtle
13) The Girlfriend Experience
14) Sympathy for the Devil
15) Tomorrow, The Green Grass
19) Bullet Hits The Bone
20) Shut Your Eyes
21) Lone Justice
Thanks for reading.
Today's song is something I heard on the radio on my way home. It seemed to fit Ava's agenda and the story's mood. Here's Chris Isaak's Wicked Game.
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