Six little words

Okay, in response to [Rob’s challenge]( — and as responded in his comments — below is my six-word short story.

> Last breath. Expecting salvation. None came.

It’s funny, but the short number of words does really focus the mind — even more than last December’s [50-word limit](…

A few others:

> Flowers. Bended knee. Ring. Answer? “No.”

> “How are you?” “Been better. Bastard.”

> His last words: “Mirror. Manouevre. Sig…”

Author: Scott Matthewman

Formerly Online Editor and Digital Project Manager for The Stage, creator of the award-winning The Gay Vote politics blog, now a full-time software developer specialising in Ruby, Objective-C and Swift, as well as a part-time critic for Musical Theatre Review, The Reviews Hub and others.