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The Coffee Pot

Cool Breeze

50 Word Story

There’s a steady hum coming from the overheard vents in my office at work. Rum, rum, rum, rum. A cool breeze prompts long sleeves on a hot day. Nobody else seems to notice.

Rum, rum, rum, rum. The air places the sides of the vent like a drum. I shiver.

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Dan Leicht

Fiction writer. Coffee enthusiast. Writer of romance, mystery, and humor. The Centennial Courtship out now. Newsletter at