"Make You Happy" A ZapFic50 Story Based On The Freewrite Prompt

This is a #ZapFic50 story : a tale told in precisely 50 words

I used @MarianneWest's freewrite prompt

make you happy


"I'll make you happy," she promised.

For a moment I believed her.

Love always ends badly, my father said, once. "Trust nobody."

Suspicion and jealousy had undermined all my relationships.

I tried not to look at her phone.

If I hadn't perhaps I wouldn't be staring at these iron bars.

Feel free to write your own ZapFic50 story!

If you fancy writing a ZapFic Original (a story written in 240 characters or less) check out this week’s ZapFic contest

3 columns
2 columns
1 column