AFTER THE FIRST DATE

How long before making the call? The next day - too desperate? Two days - too aloof? A week - too late? Always the same conundrum. Not this time. The following evening. Perfect. He dialled. 'The number you have dialled has not been recognised.' Written for the Weekend Writing Prompt, hosted by SammiScribbles. This week’s prompt … Continue reading AFTER THE FIRST DATE

FIRST DATE

Walking down the brightly-lit street, Darryl took Victoria's arm in his. The evening couldn't have gone any better. Dinner at a Michelin-starred restaurant where the conversation and wine had flowed. His month's wage had just covered the bill. Now he was beside this elegant woman. Her skin flawless, hair dark and straight, eyes deep and … Continue reading FIRST DATE