Sleeping with the Family

“You asshole,” she shouted, her face crimson with fury.
“Let me explain,” he said in a panicky voice, while trying to calm her down.
“There’s nothing to explain, you lout, I should never have trusted you,” she screamed.
“But… but…at least hear me out Aunt…” he tried again.
“Don’t you dare call me that, not after what you did last night,” her entire body was shaking with passion now.
“I SWEAR I KNEW NOTHING!” he whined in agony.
“That has always been your problem,” she said calmly as she finally made up her mind, and pushed the spear that she was holding against his chest, deep into it, so hard that it came out at the other end, “you know nothing Jon Snow.”
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Photo courtesy Jade Wong
And as he saw his Aunt Daenerys walk away in a huff, Jon Snow thought ruefully that this was a line that women he slept with had made a habit of using on him.
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158 words.

Written as a part of Sunday Photo Fiction, hosted by Al Forbes. The challenge is to write a story of 200 words or less based on the photo prompt given above. For more details visit HERE. To read more stories based on this week’s prompt, visit HERE.

About anuragbakhshi

At the age of 40, I decided to exit the corporate world, and enter the world of stories as a full-time writer. Wish me luck!
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7 Responses to Sleeping with the Family

  1. ceayr says:

    What a strange and brutal piece.
    Nicely done.

  2. rogershipp says:

    ““I SWEAR I KNEW NOTHING!” he whined in agony. “That has always been your problem,…..
    I can relate to Jon Snow…. Glad I haven’t related fully! Enjoyed!

  3. Iain Kelly says:

    Poor Jon Snow – it seems he just doesn’t get it.

  4. athling2001 says:

    Scary and a bit confusing. Is Jon a snowman? Gives me a sudden image of Mr. Snowman and Ms. Snowman making hay!

  5. Jules says:

    Reminds me of Men are from Mars and Women are from Venus and the two planets are very far apart indeed. 😉

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