Microprose: The Assassin

It was a dark and stormy night, the deluge had pounded the demesne into submission, with rivulets of rainwater commingling with the rubicund blood of the two cadavers, riddled with holes. The shadowy assassin traipsed away, lightning illuminating the path to her next targets.


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Written forΒ YeahWrite #368 Weekly Writing Challenge Microprose

Image credit:Β https://www.flickr.com/photos/jjscottphoto/8239014880


      1. hahah interesting! no fanon is actually a french post modern post colonial author. But, i liked how you played with the words there. very playful!


  1. I like the way you peppered this with a few easily recognizable phrases like “rivulets of rain” and “riddled with holes” – definitely purple but we read them all the time, don’t we?

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