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Written for Friday Fast Fiction, 100 word photo prompt. Photo © Sandra Crook.
“Look there.!’ exclaimed AK, pointing at the two letters carved deep in the oak. “I well remember carving those.”
“You do?” Queried Jenny before proceeding. “I believe you’ve done well for yourself.”
“Made a bob or two.” AK boasted.
“How’s Diedre then?”
“Divorced her. Married a younger model.”
“Heard you had a problem in Manchester.”
“Nothing that couldn’t be taken care of.”
“Those were the days.” He said lovingly stroking the etchings with his hand.
“He hasn’t changed, still a liar.” Thought Jenny, recalling it was her own husband, Alfred Kirk who carved those initials the day before they married.
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