Weekend Writing Prompt — I’ve Been Thinking

Anita said, “I’ve been thinking. We need to talk.”

“Ah,” Barry said. “Those are the two worst sentences a wife can say to her husband.”

“We’ve been married for ten years and I think each of us is disillusioned with the other,” Anita said. “We’ve grown apart and I don’t see a path that leads to staying together. I think our only option is to get divorced.”

“So your only solution to our broken marriage is dissolution,” Barry said. “That’s ironic.”

(Exactly 81 words)

Written for Sammi Cox’s Weekend Writing Prompt, where the prompt is “dissolution” in exactly 81 words.

4 thoughts on “Weekend Writing Prompt — I’ve Been Thinking

  1. Sadje April 15, 2023 / 4:53 pm

    Perhaps it will be better for them both.

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