My 2018 – Transcendence

Confrontation is such a divine gesture. It takes one’s cup brimming with apprehension to do so. It’s normal to be taken aback by interrogations we didn’t see coming. Yet, what’s worse is that we knew long before of the answer, but we deny it to ourselves; pretending it didn’t ever cross our mind.

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INCOMPATIBLE

Obviously, this had happened before.  Tojo had a score of puffer fish in a thermal bag in 45 seconds and refused payment of any kind.  Too bad, under other circumstances, it might have been fun to take something out in trade with the old salt.

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A Christmas Bout

Before I could get to the stairs Santa appeared in front of the fire place. He dropped his bag, it hit the floor with a soft thud, almost inaudible. A soft groan escaped his lips as he placed the palm of his hands on his lower back and stretched. He looked exhausted.