August 12, 2009 by Jo Brielyn
Jess stands in her bloody, torn nightgown, silently willing her hands to stop trembling, as she carefully aims the rifle. Her hands steady and her focus clears as she reminds herself that just one well-placed shot, fired quickly before he awakens, is all it’ll take to end his reign of abuse and her short-lived marriage.
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August 11, 2009 by Mathew Ferguson
In the year he turned twenty-four he fell in love with four women.
He married the third.
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August 9, 2009 by The Cloaked Stranger
In therapy, my husband shared that he’s been having the same dream every night for a year, of a beautiful stranger who tells him she loves him, and bakes delicious cupcakes.
I met the real her at the local bakery today and we’re going away together this weekend; he’s going to be so pissed.
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July 25, 2009 by Mathew Ferguson
If you want to be free, open that box there.
Mwah ha ha fooled you it’s an engagement ring and you touched it!
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July 19, 2009 by Mathew Ferguson
I went walking with your soon-to-be-husband because I wanted to know if he was right for you.
Sadly, I discovered you are not right for him.
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July 10, 2009 by Ronni Dee
Sadly, she laid the two-carat diamond band on the table in front of him. She kissed his cheek and whispered in his ear, ‘I pawned the real one ten years ago, dear, this one is as fake as our marriage was.’
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June 4, 2009 by Mathew Ferguson
You are half right about what I said.
I did say “until death” but I wasn’t talking about me.
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