by My Sox Rox
Daily flash fiction entry. for 2/5/22
|“Did you hear that?”|
I frowned and listened with my whole body. “No.”
“Are you sure? A low growl?”
I shook my head, and went back to my book.
“There it was again!”
I lowered my book and glared at her. “Would you stop it!”
“Honey, I swear. There is something in the house with us!”
I looked at her, really looked at her. She was frightened. “I’ll check it out!” I got out of bed and searched the house from top to bottom, coming last to the bedroom. A creature knelt over my wife muzzle deep in her chest.