Title: The Reward
Source: 100 Word Wednesday: Week 107
Word count: 100 words
Allie shifted, tired of waiting and watching she rubbed her neck and surveyed her immediate area. Maybe the intelligence was wrong. She glanced at her wrist then refocused her sights to the bridge’s far end. Fifteen minutes past the appointed time stretched to half past the hour.
“Any movement?” the voice in her ear ask.
“Negative,” she whispered.
“Should we abort?”
Stifling a groan, she felt the muscle in her temple throbbed.
“Negative. Hold your position.”
Another half hour passed, but still, Allie waited.
A flash from the far end of the bridge set Allie’s pulse racing. They had escaped.
Keep on writing.
Jo Hawk The Writer