Trifextra: Winter’s Breath

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Winter’s Breath

A tear welled up and ran down my cheek as I sharpened my blade. Embarrassed, I brushed it away. Here, on the dark side of the moon, there is no place for sentiment.

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This is my submission for this weekend’s Trifextra, in which we were given the following challenge:

In The Scorpio Races, author Maggie Stiefvater writes, “It is the first day of November and so, today, someone will die.” Give us the next thirty-three words of this story, as you imagine it.  Take it wherever you like, but make it original and make it 33 words exactly.

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Image credit: Cristina Popescu / PhotoXpress.com

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