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A married couple find themselves in an uncomfortable situation.

A repeated question tries to ease the tension.

But some things are beyond repair and rectification.

Can either accept what happened and reach an honest conclusion?

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‘Sara darling. Are you happy? Please tell me.’ Max reached for his wife’s hand. Sara gazed out the window, Max’s touch brought her nothing. No warmth. Not a shred of comfort. She could hardly feel the man’s hand upon her cold skin. The view outside was overwhelming. It had always been her […]

Are You Happy? Please Tell Me — Gobblers & Masticadores

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19 Comments on “Are You Happy? Please Tell Me — Gobblers & Masticadores – Flash Fiction

  1. Oh, I enjoyed this one. Didn’t expect the ending. Brilliant, Terveen. What a read to start off my day… I’ll be looking for ghosts now…

    • Haha! Surprises come in all shapes and sizes, some more transparent than the others. Hope your imagination is rejuvenating itself. Thanks so much, Britta. 🙂

    • Thank you so much, Jeff. I believe all drama has a deeper underlying meaning. Are we willing to dive in and see it? Have a great rest of the week, Jeff. 🙂

      • You’re welcome, Terveen. Always. Ah, that’s very insightful, and I agree with you. Thank you, and a blissful remainder of the week to you, my friend. 😊

  2. Yay for these trademark twists of yours, Terveen! Whenever I read anything of yours, I have to prepare myself for some sort of seismic shock at the end. And you never disappoint. It’s always a delight to read your mini-masterpieces. 🙂

    • That’s so kind of you, Mike. I love when things never go the way they seem they might – like my life – HAHA and ouch! You always boost my writing spirit. Much gratitude for that. 🙂

  3. Hmmm, what a surprise ending. Your plot twist is getting more and more intriguing through each of your post.

    • Thank you so much, Haoyan. I suppose twists and turns are always intriguing in fiction. They are surprising entertainment. Real life is another story… 🙂

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