LeAnne Loses Out

"Happy?" Werner asked. Suzette beamed up at him. She looked radiant. "Incredibly." "Me too. We have so much to be thankful for and to celebrate." "Yes, our wedding which is amazing and our bundle of joy." "I'm going to be a Daddy." "Yes, you are. I know that you will be a terrific Dad." "I …

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Paul Visits Nita

"Hello, Nita," Paul said. She and Angie were fellow graduates of the University of North Carolina Wilmington. This was their second meeting. They met last year at the dinner party of a fellow graduate who married a wealthy businessman. He was there with Angie who wasn't at all pleased to see Nita and the feeling …

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Salome and Aslan

We are on our honeymoon. I still can't believe it. We met last year in my senior year when he came to my school to talk about the flying future. He was a Chinese-American businessman, the CEO of a large and prestigious company which I thought was pretty cool for a guy who was only …

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Cate Breaks Off Her Engagement

Cate was on her way to see Boris to tell him that she couldn't go through with the wedding. Dread filled her. Several times, she wanted to turn around and head back home but she kept going. She had to tell him sooner or later. Best to do it sooner rather than later. Before she …

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A Nice City Boy

PHOTO PROMPT © Na’ama Yehuda He was en route to the farm when his cell rang.  It was Veronica.  He thought of ignoring it but answered anyway.  “Yes?” “I’m sorry for what I said about farmers.” “It’s how you really feel.” “I thought you were a businessman who lived in Minneapolis.  I had no idea …

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The Sauna

In the background soft, pulsating music was playing and rising in the semi-darkness was the soulful voice of a woman singing, "Ima tell ya how much I want ya, how much I need ya, how much I love ya..." Reyan had booked a private sauna for them. She had never been to one of these …

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The Farmer

"Is this your place? It's very nice but the decor seems more feminine. Not your style at all." "This isn't my place," he informed her. "This is my sister, Annette's place." "Oh. Why are we meeting here at your sister's place instead of yours?" "We could drive out to the farm if you like. It's …

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The Slave Girl

My name is Harriet. I'm the slave girl who fell in love with her white Master. I was 16 when my first Master, Mr. Hamilton leased me to Mr. Williamson, a businessman. Mr. Williamson wasn't married but there were rumors that he was courting and soon to be engaged to Miss Scarlett, a beautiful Southern …

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Seong Moves Out

He was a businessman who met and fell in love with a university student. Not one to waste any time, he invited her to have dinner with him. She accepted, flattered by his interest in her. They had dinner practically every night. And afterwards, he took her back to his hotel suite. He made frequent …

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The Summer Fling

Copyright David Stewart Decades ago, this was where she met him, a handsome, wealthy, Vietnamese businessman.  She was a seventeen year old French girl.  It was a hot summer when she came with her parents.  She was staring at the giant pink crystal lotus when he approached her.  They talked. He brought her an ice-cream.  They …

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