This is the last six-sentence selection for Stepmothers Anonymous. I hope you’ve enjoyed reading them as much as I’ve enjoyed posting them. And while I can’t give away too much, I can tell you Abbey’s plot for revenge didn’t go as planned. But then life is never quite what you expect it be – only what you make it.
To read the synopsis or the first chapter, click here.
Six Sentence Sunday is a blogging experience where participants post six sentences from something they’re working on or something they’ve published. You can visit their site to check out the other participants or to join in the fun.
* * *
Above me, dawn was beginning to break. A myriad of warm colors announced the new day. It was a beautiful sight after everything I had been through – marred only when six law enforcement agents pointed their high-powered rifles at me and yelled, “Freeze!”
Caught by surprise, I screamed. They continued barking their instructions at me, but I wasn’t going to fight them: I had to answer for what I did to the Governor, Jenna and all the others. My hands went up as an officer patted me down.