For Friday Fictioneers 100-Word Challenge: 28 October 2016
Olivia was his best friend. She accepted him, although he was born with one leg shorter than the other.
Ethan wanted to take their relationship to the next level. At the same time, he worried about what her reaction would be.
He told her he loved her.
She told him she loved him too but like a brother.
“Don’t cross the bridge until you come to it,” Ethan kept telling himself before she turned him down.
He had done it and the pain was unbearable.
Ethan climbed over the railing and looked down below.
He found the dark waters inviting.