A.B. Dodge
4 min readMar 10, 2022

A twisted short story about secrets

Photo by Elti Meshau on Unsplash

It was 5:40 in the afternoon and Marcus had just gotten his carry-out from his favorite cafe. The light snow everyone talked about was finally falling. He was done with work and was ready to go home after a stressful day and… After his “argument” with Josh.

His heartbeat increased rapidly at the thought of their earlier encounter after lunchtime.

A.B. Dodge

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