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As we mentioned yesterday, May is short story month, so I’m going to keep with that theme for this prompt.
Sometimes it is best to start a story in what is called “in medias res,” or “in the middle of things.” This is one of those story starters where the hook is immediate, and the reader thinks that something dangerous might be taking place. It’s your job to write the rest of this story. Have fun with this one!
Even the knock on the door sounded seductive, but she knew what he had done, and she wrapped the towel just a little tighter around her body. She wasn’t sure if she should answer it. She wasn’t really sure what she wanted. All she knew was that if she opened the door, there was only one way this would end.