She found God between all the lies and hypocritical actions. It came in a moment of blind faith during a random service. The Holy Spirit descended upon her and granted peace. She was saved that morning and died later that afternoon. Her eternal soul was at peace.
"You're a jerk!"
This one phrase brought tears to my eyes. Her 5-year-old brain could not think of anything worse to call me. I knew that I had failed as a father and I couldn't even beg for her forgiveness in a way she would understand.
"Standby as we go deep into Igor Volocheznechezskiblan's brain."
**Was it step, pivot, lunge, leap or pivot, lunge, pivot, leap or... AAHHHHHH GRAVITY!**
"What do you think Tom?"
"I think that Igor is getting a physics lesson today Gordon."
His skull was thick
Palms were sweaty
He pulled the trigger
Before he was ready
The shot rang in the dark
The bullet sailed wide
His eyes popped open
No place to hide
THERE WAS A FIREFIGHT!!!
(Author's Note: If you've seen the movie Boondock Saints you might find this story familiar.)
"I'm not the voice of a generation. Hell, the dog doesn't even listen to me." - Arthur Unk
"Did he just quote himself?"
Yes, I did.
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Micro Stories: Volume 1Short Story
80+ micro-stories ripped from the mind and Twitter Account of Arthur Unk. The collection, as a whole, is best understood if you have some degree of ADD or ADHD. Multiple genres represented: horror, sci-fi, fan fiction, romance, erotica, poetry, aut...