100 Words #2

Entry number 2 in my 100 Words for 100 Days series of scenes.

Terry did not enjoy his work. But the pay was very good and the hours fantastic: so few were necessary to do a good job. He chuckled as he considered the effort he’d made to complete this one. A minute to respond to the text, five minutes to get ready and check the location, another twenty to drive there and just two minutes to do the work. Terry looked at the limp body on the kitchen floor, dark blood congealing starkly on the white lino. “Five grand for half an hour.” he thought as he turned to leave. “Easy money.”

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