by Kathleen Kimball-Baker
Simmons left work late so as not to be seen.
Partings always raised the hair on his neck.
He got as far as two blocks away before it happened.
Earlier, Magda cast tiny bones onto tattered black velvet.
She rarely missed a chance to spook her wretched ex.
Tonight, she sent crows with scarlet eyes.
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