August 2– Flash Fiction  – Yellow Tent

Charli’s prompt this week:

August 2, 2018, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story that includes a yellow tent. Where is it and who does it belong to? Think of how the color adds to the story. Go where the prompt leads.

Yellow Light District

A rustling noise caught my attention.

I trudged through the forest, kicking up the leaves, trying to trace the source of the sound.

A glow emanated from a clearing up ahead.

As I got closer I saw the glow came from the inside of a yellow tent.

It was a hastily erected contraption, and accompanying the rustles were giggles.

The light created shadows.

Two people.

There were definitely two.

The giggles became moans.

The shadows moved slowly, the moans became more intense.

I turned around, embarrassed to be there, until I heard “Oh Petey!”

That was my husband’s name…

 

 

 

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37 Comments (+add yours?)

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  3. anuragbakhshi
    Aug 07, 2018 @ 11:50:38

    Oops!

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  4. Radhika Acharya
    Aug 06, 2018 @ 01:47:55

    Oopsie!!! 😑😀

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  5. Charli Mills
    Aug 05, 2018 @ 20:01:50

    Oh, Petey, oh no! Great transition of emotions — curiosity, embarrassment, fury!

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  6. Erika Kind
    Aug 05, 2018 @ 11:01:37

    Oooops!! Now, who is the one who is supposed to be embarrassed….

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  7. Marje @ Kyrosmagica
    Aug 04, 2018 @ 20:38:43

    Oh beware a hubbies fondness for camping!

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  8. dornahainds
    Aug 04, 2018 @ 17:47:50

    Aye! Now that’s a dangerous surprise. 😎🥀

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  9. robbiesinspiration
    Aug 04, 2018 @ 15:59:29

    Oh dear, that sounds like bad news.

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  10. Jennie
    Aug 04, 2018 @ 12:39:15

    Well now… 😳

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  11. willowdot21
    Aug 04, 2018 @ 09:00:59

    And the yellow turned to red and then black 💜💜

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  12. the dark netizen
    Aug 04, 2018 @ 06:04:20

    Brilliant!! 😀
    Ace twist in the end!

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  13. Annette Rochelle Aben
    Aug 04, 2018 @ 00:32:51

    hey now…

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  14. tidalscribe
    Aug 03, 2018 @ 23:16:45

    I loved the shock ending…

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  15. manyofus1980
    Aug 03, 2018 @ 22:18:48

    ahem ahem! and what then? 😀 enquiring minds want more! xo

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