“Take Me Dancing”

He was beginning to wonder where she’d got to when he heard the sound of heels click-clacking on the stairs. He started to say “Where on earth have you …….?” but as he looked up from his newspaper and saw her standing in the doorway, the question faded away on the air. She stood watching him, her…

Five Photos, Five Stories Challenge #2

COURTESAN  She looked into the glass one last time before crossing the bedroom floor to seat herself in composed readiness on the chaise longue. Except that this time she was neither composed nor ready.   She had seen it in his eyes the previous evening, a little less sparkle, a little less intoxication. She remembered their…