One heart, two sides.
Opposing factions: love and hate.
He could feel both, after the outbursts and the abuse.
As she slept it off.
Love and hate, sympathy and anger.
It couldn’t go on.
But how did it end?

Written for the Weekend Writing Prompt, hosted by SammiScribbles. This week’s prompt was: Faction. Click on the link to read more stories by other writers.


12 responses to “OPPOSING FACTIONS”

  1. I guess that depends on which one you listen to, given that there are three sides to every story.
    Nicely intense for so few words, Iain.

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  2. They say that love conquers all.

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    1. Sometimes not for the best. Thanks Keith

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  3. Dear Iain,

    The man isn’t always the abuser, is he? Good one.



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  4. Hope their story ends well.
    All’s well that ends well.

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    1. Thank you so much 🙂

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