Back after a long absence is Snippet Sunday and Weekend Writing Warriors. This time we have a very special installment, in honor of my new novella coming out later this week. Without further ado, on to The New Program…
“You’re exaggerating the situation to an absurd degree, Marcia, and I think you know that. It’s a new form of therapy with a remarkably high success rate. That’s all it is. You should be excited about it. No one is going to come out of it a robot or brainwashed, they’re simply going to come out of it reformed. Perhaps you’re not….”
“If you say I’m not thinking clearly because I’m pregnant I’m going to walk up to your office and beat you to death with a crib bumper. Don’t think I won’t do it; I’ve got the ugliest one you’ve ever seen in my trunk.”
He cracks a smile. So he can’t be that angry. I’m probably not going to get fired today.