They Meet

Marcus Foot By Marcus Foot, 7th Dec 2012 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
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A sample of my latest piece of flash fiction. A brief affair after an online courtship

An offline encounter.

Two weeks ago he had clicked on her profile on the dating site. Now he awaited her arrival, his stomach churning with nerves.

He couldn’t be sure as he gazed down the street, but he believed he saw her approaching. Something about the tilt of her head and general demeanour told him it was her. They had spent hours chatting online and he had studied every nuance, every smile, frown and coquettish hair-flick. Yes, it was definitely her.

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Fiction, Fictional Story, First Meeting

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author avatar Marcus Foot
Expat party host & part-time author living in the Caribbean.
I publish my short stories & other fiction at & why not visit my website

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author avatar Melissa Dawn
4th Jan 2013 (#)

Nice to meet a fellow flash fiction writer!

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author avatar GV Rama Rao
16th Apr 2014 (#)

It's unfair to leave the reader in suspense. You could have posted the whole story. After all it's flash fiction and bound to be short.

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author avatar Marcus Foot
17th Apr 2014 (#)

It is available at Smashwords - the reader sets the price

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