(100-word flash fiction)
The flowers were sitting on her doorstep glowing in the golden hour sunlight.
“Thank you, dearest Simon,” she smiled at the thought of her at-last-found true love.
She scooped them up as she let herself in. Taped to a stem was a heart shaped card. Her heart fluttered then burst into beam exactly like the light she had turned on.
“You cannot live without me. I will not let it be.” It said in Zac’s sloppy hand.
Behind her bowed head, a bee rose from a half-open bloom and found her neck. She was dead before she hit the ground.
Nothing original about the story, but hey, the muse deserves a break too 😀
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