****Previous installment of Vivid Black — Finding Answers
Max running off. Ray blowing up. Henry was losing focus. He pinched his nose between his eyes to clear his mind.
McKinley was still in his duty car. He wondered if that would go sideways too. The car, diagonal in a handicap spot had McKinley waiting. Tears flowed freely and her mascara ran. Henry opened the door and crouched down.
“McKinley, you wanna tell me what that was all about? Why were you with Max and why did he run? you tell me now, or we’re making a trip to the station. You chose.”
She turned to face him. “Whatever”
Two for one today. This in spite of the free flow of my nose and the incessant barking which are both making me miserable. I guess you can be sick and create too. Someone send me a can of Lysol so I can disinfect my keyboard when this crud leaves me.
And I’m also writing for Velvet Verbosity’s 100 Word Challenge. This week we have the word “Whatever” to get the creative juices flowing.