Batman: Heads or Tails - Chapter 1(this is my first story, please don't hate)Batman: Heads or Tails - Chapter 11 hour ago in General Fiction
A ten-year old boy is curled up on his bed, crying. His blue eyes are red from all the tears they have released, and his blonde hair is raggedy. He sobs harder as he hears the footsteps of his mentally ill father come towards his bedroom door and open it.
"It's that time of day again, Harvey! Hahaha!" the man yells.
"D-daddy, please..." says the boy, his cheeks stained with tear streaks.
"Now, now, Harvey. You know the rules. I'm gonna flip my lucky silver dollar. Heads, you get a beating. Tails, I let you be until next time. I highly doubt that, though, every time we play you get heads. It's like fate wants me to give this to ya!" The man laughs and pulls out a shining, silver coin. He places the coin on the knuckle of his thumb, which is being held in place by his index finger.
"And now, the hand of fate shall speak." The man then flips the coin and catches it. He opens his hand, and lets out a mighty laugh as he shows his palm to the boy,