Drabble – Strangers in the Night

Cold wind pierced through Trish’s skin as she rushed to the bus
stop. Bubbling with anger she had stormed out of Sam’s apartment. The break up
was imminent. She was shivering and, sobbing for being so blind.

A gentle tap startled her. Looking up she met a pair of grey

“You must be cold Love”, he said and wrapped his coat around her shoulders. Trish
hesitated but let the warm fabric envelop her.

He smiled before walking away, dissolving into the dark.

His genuine concern touched her. She resolved they won’t
just be strangers in the night.

They weren’t.

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Drabble – drabble is an extremely short work of fiction of exactly one hundred words in length, not necessarily including the title

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