He prepped himself for another operation. The routine procedure needed one change.
1. Get attracted.
2. Get attached.
3. Attack, be attacked; hurt, be hurt.
4. Dress the wound.
5. Rip the bandage.
6. Rinse, repeat.
“She’s beautiful, what a lovely conversation,” his heart sang as his mind prepped to skip steps 2 to 5.
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This 55-word story is in response to a prompt on ‘Twinge’ from here.