The Parasite

100 words about a vampire's victimThis is your worst nightmare.

Him, with a new girl. You see the resemblance between her and your former self – a full-blooded whirlwind bursting with youth and life.

Had you been honest with yourself, you’d have seen tonight coming. He left you a husk of your bubbly self. You’re as pale as he is, as close to death before he’s had a drink; you can’t provide the life-force he needs any longer.

New Girl may think this is what she wants. Didn’t you? She’ll come to regret her choice soon.

If only you could muster the energy to warn her.

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Story 29 of 31 for Story A Day May.

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Three Line Tales, Week 16 – Round-Up

three line tales week 17: orange rope

Maybe this week’s photo prompt wasn’t as tricky as I thought, after all. Here’s the crop of tales it inspired:

Great job again, everyone. See you all back here on Thursday, I hope.