Flash 55 Friday – Slaying the Dragon

Today I slay the dragon. I grip my lance, gather my velvet cape around me and stare into its abyssal eyes. Today, in sulphur, smoke and hellfire, I will triumph.

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Afterwards, the nurse unties the bed sheet from his neck, takes the broom handle away and wipes the tears of failure from his eyes.

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