Microcosm
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Microcosm

That Fateful Buzz

From her coffin

On a field of emerald green clover a pair of black Hunter Wellington Boots lie souls to the top edge of the picture. Two very white knees stick out of the boots at the very edge of the bottom of the picture.

Alexander Besterhussel, tycoon in milk bottle tops ignored the buzz coming from his wife’s open casket.

The minister paused his benediction and glanced with bulging eyes at Alexander. Whispers and murmurs rose like escaping gas from the larger than expected congregation.

It was just like her, Alexander thought. He could get someone else to bring his…

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Nicola MacCameron

Are you creative? Everything I touch turns to art. Visual art, written, aural, tactile, you name it, I love it! Author of Leoshine, Princess Oracle.