She was the foremost courtesan in the kingdom. Her delicious curves enthralled, her intelligence delighted. Many hoped she’d attach herself to them. She was his though she didn’t know it yet. The threat of exposure of her biggest secret would bind her to him more securely than beauty and wealth.


50 words

In response to Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie’s Fifty/fifty, offered by Lorraine as part of her Saturday Mix and to the Daily Post writing prompt Exposure

7 Comments Add yours

  1. Wonderful 50 word story with mystery, and fully developed story. Well done. Leaves the reader wondering — a good place to be.
    Thanks for participating.

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    1. Thanks of offering the prompt 😀 . A lot more satisfied with this piece than yesterday’s in some ways 😉 Glad I could keep you wondering 😀


      1. Glad I provided a prompt you felt satisfied after writing to. 🙂

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  2. AprilEsutton says:

    Why would anyone want that? That would be the real story. This is a nice tease.

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    1. You’re entirely right: the why is certainly the driving force of the plot here.
      You know the funny thing? I know of at least one reason but I’m sure there are a few more 😉 .


  3. Michael says:

    You enticed me with this tale, so much more to be answered…..beautifully written..

    Liked by 1 person

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