Love OnThe Road entry 2013



By Stephen Crowley
Goodbyes beckoned as the tannoy resonated across the airport: Passengers for Flight 346 to London, please make your way towards Terminal 2 …

Rose looked up at David, her embrace like a python gripped him and refused to let go. They caressed, strong teary eye contact, hammering hearts, no blinking.

“Never expected this … how I feel …” David said.

Their throats cleared almost in synchrony, hooked hands parted gradually as David ambled towards the departure lounge.

“Love you.” Rose spoke in a soft but brittle pitch.

David turned his shoulders, a final glance at Rose and his wide smile spoke for him.

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About Stephen Crowley

I write short stories and flash fiction plus currently writing novellas. My chosen genres are a mix of horror, scifi, fantasy, and drama. You can chat to me here on the blog or through my linkedin account


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