Saturday, January 1, 2011

If Only They Knew - Saturday Centus 1.1.11

Happy New year everyone.
Jenny Matlock

Today is Saturday, so we all know that it is time for me to join in with the gang over on Jenny Matlocks that are taking her prompt and doing a story of no more than 100 words.  You have to use the prompt in your story without changing it.   Once again a big shoutout to June Freaking Cleaver for taking me past my comfort level and forcing encouraging me to try new things.
The prompt this week will be in a different color. 
As she looked at her crumpled up list of resolutions she knew this was going to be a good year. Why? Because she was just going to do those things that she always said she would do. She didn’t need stupid resolutions for that.
As she opened up the newspaper, she was thinking about the driver of the pickup truck that was following her last night. What a jerk. Getting right up to her bumper, daring her to go faster on the icy roads. Then she noticed the top story. Driver of pickup was found dead in his driveway.
She smiled knowing they would never know……….