They only see what they want to see; I don’t blame them really, it’s the way of the world, fast-paced, overwhelming, images of beauty everywhere – or at least what society tells us passes for beauty.
I look perfect, I make no bones about that, I’ve spent years and thousands of pounds adding, removing, refining, sculpting, enlarging, reducing and enhancing to become who, or what, I am now.
They get the shock of their lives when the truth sinks in, when they reach down below and find something extra that they didn’t expect, and to be honest, I get a perverse sort of pleasure out of that.
Sorry, you wanted my name for the interview didn’t you?
Yeah, it’s Steve.
Here is my latest entry into the lovely Lillie’s Five Sentence Fiction, where she has provided this photo for our inspiration.
Please do visit here to read the entries from other writers who love to keep it short too.
4 thoughts on “Cover-up – Five Sentence Fiction”
Breathtaking. That last line- whew!
Thank you so much!
I somewhat felt it would end with a line like the last one! I love this, and like the visuals.xo
Glad you enjoyed it! 🙂