Monday, October 13, 2014

A Fast Trip

This story is linked with  Two Shoes Tuesday, currently celebrating their 100th edition with an Amazon Card Giveaway.

A Fast Trip

"Why don't you drive a little faster?" Elena unbuckled her seatbelt and curled up close to Rob.

"Put your seatbelt back on."

Elena pouted, her hand sliding slowly up and down Rob's thigh.. "C'mon--pretty please?"

"Can't do it," Rob said nervously. "Now please put your seatbelt back on. I don't need another ticket today."

"Aww," Elena wheedled. ""What happened to that sexy daredevil I once knew?"

"He grew up."

"You can't CHANGE who you are, Rob! Remember that!"

Rob glanced over the empty seat where his pills lay, then looked ahead where memorial ribbons flailed. "I'd rather forget."