Gone in 60 Seconds #AtoZChallenge #BlogchatterA2Z

I walked towards the parking with a spring in my step, but as I reached it, my feet suddenly felt like lead. I stood shell-shocked as I looked at the vast emptiness.


Photo credit: harutmovsisyan at Pixabay.com

Of all the days, it HAD to happen on my wife’s birthday.

The day that I had promised to steal a Ferrari for her.


277 characters.

Written in response to Kat Myrman’s Twittering Tales prompt.

Also my entry for the #AtoZChallenge and #BlogchatterA2Z. The alphabet today is G, where G in my story stands for Gone!


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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20 Responses to Gone in 60 Seconds #AtoZChallenge #BlogchatterA2Z

  1. Kat Myrman says:

    Poor thief! NOT! 😀

  2. Moon says:

    Oh no! 🙂
    What a wonderful tale!

  3. Akshata Ram says:

    why was it so empty? That was quite a take on the prompt Anurag

  4. Iain Kelly says:

    Hahaha I liked the twist, How inconvenient of the Ferrari owners to have all gone out for a drive! 🙂

  5. Looks like she#ll be getting chocolates again! Nice one

    My Friend Rosey – G is for Grannie

  6. Natasha says:

    Opps, that’s some damper, or maybe not. Good one Anurag.


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  7. Neha says:

    Ah, that was funny now, wasn’t it? Lol.

  8. Meha Sharma says:

    Oh! What a shame! Good one☺️

  9. subroto says:

    Maybe his wife couldn’t wait and stole it herself. Just keeping it in the family 😉

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