**** Previous installment of Vivid Black – “Flight Not Fight”
Predictably crammed in his seat, he marveled at his window seat luck. He faded physically and mentally into the crease. Sleep won easily; dreams provided escape.
He sat across from her at “The Depot”; the fancy go to place for first dates. The silence was perilous and Leta fiddled with the edge of the dazzling white napkin that bore the pink imprint of her lips.
“Listen Ray, Just talk to me nice. Either amuse me or lose me.”
As he awoke he remembered the twinkle in her eye that gave away the firm edge to her mouth. He was hooked.
Lance and LeeRoy got a song. The song “Peel Me A Grape” performed by Dianna Krall was suggested by Eric from Sinistral Scribblings which in turned inspired this addition to Vivid Black in exactly 100 words.
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