From fifty-five words
He met her at the club, lights flashing, music battering.
“So, you heard about my job.”
“But you know, I’ve learned something. With your love, I can go on even without the big bucks.”
“I’ve learned something, too.”
“Yes. I’m much more shallow than I thought.”
And she smiled, sadly, and walked away.
-by C. A. Bridges