Friday Fictioneers — The Ice Queen

6AF6C84C-AAC4-4AD8-8D70-01C785DE176C“Do you see that tree over there?” Brian asked. “The one with the icicles hanging off the bare branches?”

Chris nodded and then took a deep drag on the joint that he and Brian were sharing in the lot behind the school. “Yeah, what about it?”

“It’s a perfect metaphor for Carolyn,” Brian said. “She’s frigid. Those icicles on that tree’s branches are like the icicles in her veins. She’s an ice queen.” Brian took a hit on the joint that Chris handed him.

“So what you’re saying is that Carolyn’s not putting out.”

“Not even a little,” Brian said.

(100 words)


Written for this week’s Friday Fictioneers prompt from Rochelle Wisoff-Fields. Photo credit: Dale Rogerson.

6 thoughts on “Friday Fictioneers — The Ice Queen

  1. Sight11 December 8, 2017 / 6:59 am

    OK i have to admit I have to Google those 3 words in the near end to understand what they meant. Jesus H. Christ that’s some wicked imagination you got there.. Sensei.

    Liked by 1 person

    • Fandango December 8, 2017 / 7:16 am

      You had to look up “not putting out”? Wow, I must be dating myself by using that phrase.

      Liked by 1 person

      • newepicauthor December 8, 2017 / 12:56 pm

        Nope, Sight is just leading a sheltered life as everyone else know this phrase.

        Liked by 1 person

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