The Go-Between

Time again for the fabulous Friday Fictioneers. A 100 words of fiction based around the photo prompt provided. The most fun you can have with your clothes on….

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Photo Copyright : The Reclining Gentleman

The headlights in front blurred. The wipers useless against the deluge, as bullets of water pummelled the roof, echoing round the cab.

Nothing but static on the radio………..

The rain eased. He could hear his breathing again. A single bead of sweat teased down his back, pooling at the base of his spine.

Clammy hands gripped the steering-wheel.

Twisting the dial again…. still nothing….

Crackle… a noise….. faint…..

“HELP ME”…..

then nothing…..

The headlines next day said ‘Body found, ransom never paid. Go-between and

£500,000 swept away in the storm’

He folded the paper, smiled and ordered another margarita.

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