Hey everybody! Richard here, with my first solo story for the blog. Jayden will be stepping back for the next month or so to do A to Z Challenge prep, so you’ll be getting a bunch of short stories from me for your Thursday solo content. Don’t worry, she’ll still be around for TMI Tuesday, our Saturday collabs, and maybe a surprise or two…
As the chicken dance came to a close, and the band slowed down a little, she looked around.
She thought she caught a glimpse of her husband in the corner, talking to a couple of his friends. She took a step towards him, then heard a voice behind her.
“Need a partner?”
She looked over. It was one of the guys from the table next to theirs. He had a navy blue suit and a close-cropped beard, kind of neat and old-fashioned, especially for his age.
“Sure,” she said, taking it, then grinning when he wrapped his other hand around her waist and pulled her in.
“They should give people a warning when they’re going to switch like that,” he said, his chest vibrating lightly against her as he spoke. “Otherwise, pretty girls get stranded, and then they’re stuck dancing with whatever creep shows up.”Continue reading