Escape (50 words)

Alan P. Scott - Fictions - 100-word stories

but this is only a guess

Metal fell, struck concrete. Silence rose again from the stone when harsh tones echoed away. An empty chair, shown through one dusty window. One metal bar alone where it had rolled. The guards, amazed, have nothing to report. The manhunt ineffective; the posters ignored. The zone has since been evacuated.


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Last updated October 1, 2011

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