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Written for Friday Fast Fiction, 100 word prompt
Stephen was a few seconds from a violent loss of temper. Someone was trying to coerce him with threats into making a decision he was unwilling make and his mind was reacting with cold, obstinate refusal.
Ignore the bullying – after all, the property had been entrusted to him by his Lordship and regardless of harassment and he must defend it..
“I’m warning you.” Screamed the female warrior from the the castle gate.
“I’d rather die.” Retorted Stephen, in defiance.
“For the last time Stephen, get down from that stone or they’ll be no ice cream.” Cried his exasperated mother.