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Aug 13, 2009

Manic Monday

I started the day swamped with paper work that I needed to get signed. I had a new blueprint to stuff into it's cardboard tube so I could deliver it by the end of the day, but I needed to make sure the plans to his new house were what the client was looking for. This also being Clare's birthday, I knew she wanted to go dancing as I had promised her earlier in the week. Meeting the client would have to come first. I looked at the clock on the wall once again and noticed it was getting later by the minute. I thought to myself that I could stop by the client's house on the way to the club, since it was just a few blocks away from the client's house.

The black marble floor was cool to the bottom off my feet as I walked across the bedroom floor to take a shower. The water was refreshing as the beads of water bounced off my chest. Washing and rinsing in a hurry, I finally shutt off the water and began to get dressed. Glancing into the mirror, my leather pants were loose around the hips, but snug enough, the way I like them. The white turtle neck shirt looked great with the orange unbuttoned shirt over it.

I drove to my client's house and rang the doorbell, then waited for the door to open. I greeted my client, "Hello Mr Jones".

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Chris Chartrand said...

I bet his client wondered why his architect was dressed so snazzy just to deliver blueprints.

Tammy said...


Writer, Thaumaturg, Mum said...

I will have to admit I was lulled into thinking that the architect was a female - your red herring of the mention of hips being the main teaser for me.
It served as a slap when I realized I was mistaken; forcing me to re-read the prose.
You worked hard at delivering several of the senses to engage the reader - which brought a solid feel to the piece.

On my quest to try different genres each week, mine is influenced by the Cyberpunk one.

Tiffany said...

You had me guessing as to where this was going! I am still thinking maybe something is going to happen with the client. The shower seemed like a build up to something-your descriptions were nicely done! I felt like I was there!

Indigo said...

excellent writing style


Ronda Levine said...

I really like the black marble. I've always wanted a dining room with a black marble floor and red walls...go figure...

Blue said...

I would like to thank Each and every one of you for your comments I appreciate them very much they help me to write better stories Again Thanks So Much ...

Larry Moon aka Blue