Bad Day

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iammonochromatic
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Bad Day

Post by iammonochromatic » Sat Jan 03, 2015 8:59 pm

“Another,” Edward said.
The bartender nodded and poured another.
“Bad day?” asked a deep smooth voice.
He turned. A slender, ashen-faced man with an odd smirk in a slim black suit sat down on the next barstool.
“Such a thing as a good one?” Edward slurred.
The man stared into Edward’s eyes, smirking. Unnerved, Edward stood up. He laid a pile of cash on the bar and walked to the door, forgetting about his drink.
Exiting the bar Edward found himself facing the strange man.
“I can show you a ‘good day’.” The man smiled revealing razor sharp black teeth.
"I have cultivated my hysteria with delight and terror."
--Charles Baudelaire

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Re: Bad Day

Post by unseentangerine » Sun Jan 04, 2015 2:07 am

oh dear
Many on the forum have asked me, so here's my answer: a spoonful of lighter fluid. And you'll need to wash it out really well when you're done.

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