Coming Clean…Friday Fiction in Five Sentences

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She decided to come clean and tell the truth.

What she didn’t anticipate was the depth of peoples’ reaction.

Many wanted her to pay with her blood; for the blood of the innocent young man she had falsely accused.

She wished she had kept the secret to herself, but the burden had eaten her alive for decades.

Opening the bottle, she gulped the vile syrup, that should put an end to things.

© Jacqueline Oby-Ikocha

The Daily Post – Clean

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13 thoughts on “Coming Clean…Friday Fiction in Five Sentences

  1. That’s a strong story Jackie. How wonderful to be able to visit you again, sorry for my absence in the blogging circles…Life has changed so much in the past few months for me…Trying to keep up with everything. Should get to writing soon again. How have things been at your end?

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