Fellow blogger TheCeaselessReaderWrites
challenged me to continue his piece of flash fiction… eeeek! Can I do it justice?
I saw the knife and saw it move, catching a small amount of light on the blade as the hand of my boss lifted it high above his head.
I ducked, shrieking, and froze on my haunches. A deep roar made me jump and I waited for pain, waited to feel a burning slash in my back but nothing came.
Opening my eyes and focusing on the floor in front of me, only table legs were visible, no feet of a man. I raised my line of vision gingerly, nervous I was falling into a trap, the silence a false hope….