Tag Archives: How they met

How they met…

“Have you ever gone to an Emergency Room to simply read?” he asked. “No,” she said. “Have you?” “Once.” “Why would you do that?” “It was closer than the library.  I never went there again because of the noise.  All … Continue reading

Posted in How they met | Tagged | 4 Comments

How they met…

“Do I know you?” he asked, frowning.  “Did you go to…” “No, I didn’t and I’m not from around here.” “Okay,” he said, holding up his hands in surrender.  “Sorry to have bothered you.  You just look familiar, that’s all.” … Continue reading

Posted in How they met | Tagged | 6 Comments

How they met…

“They have some nice antiques in here,” he said, looking at her. “Some,” she said. “Are you looking for anything particular?” “No.  Just browsing.  How about you?” she asked. “I’m looking for a roll top desk and a wife.” “I … Continue reading

Posted in How they met | Tagged | 11 Comments

How they met…

“Would you rather be a vampire, a werewolf, a werebat or a witch?” he asked, seriously. “Excuse me,” she said moving away farther from him.  This is an el, you’re supposed to mind your own business, so back off.” “I … Continue reading

Posted in How they met | Tagged | 8 Comments

How they met…

“Too much to drink, party boy?” she asked, looking at the guy sprawled on the sidewalk. “No, I tripped and did something to my ankle.” “I can look at it for you, I can call 911, or I can call … Continue reading

Posted in How they met, Short Stories | Tagged , | 10 Comments

How they met…

“Why do you draw in your books?” he asked, standing next to her, watching her finish a sketch of an old man. “Why don’t you draw in your books?” “It destroys them,” he said. “It enhances them,” she said. “We … Continue reading

Posted in How they met, Short Stories | Tagged , | 6 Comments

How they met…this might be the longest short story ever written…at least on my blog…they just kept going and going and no matter how hard I tried to stop them from talking they just would not listen. So, I just let them do what they wanted to do and this how it turned out…

“I’m looking for a companion animal,” he said, to the woman behind the counter.  The bird sitting on her shoulder was fast asleep. “Okay,” she said.  “What did you have in mind?” “I don’t know exactly.  Maybe a big dog.” … Continue reading

Posted in How they met | Tagged | 12 Comments