Author: dreamface PM
Russian Roulette. A 55 word short story, an exercise in short story writing I did a few years back. Not really a poem, it's a short story, but I didn't know where else to put it in the fiction section.Rated: Fiction K+ - English - Suspense - Words: 56 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 03-17-12 - Status: Complete - id: 3005848
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He spins and snaps the chamber. Click.
He sighs in relief.
In the dark alley we exchange the revolver.
I point it at my head.
Any moment my brains might splatter on the wall.
He's nervous, sweat running down his trembling face.
I give the gun back to him.