The Importance of Time ~The NotepadXThe Clock~ "So how are we going to torture them this time?"The Importance of Time ~The NotepadXThe Clock~1 year ago in Short Stories More Like This
Tony smiled, clasping his hands together.
"So glad we've stopped tiptoeing around the subject, my dear."
He stood to his full 6-foot-5" height, being the lanky man he was, and began circling her.
"Your little walk in the park must have been hardly enough to terrorize those idiots."
She nearly screamed at him, but bit her tongue. "They still remain uneducated in the ways of the world. Apparently...I wasn't enough." She hated admitting she was wrong, but Tony could bring anyone to their knees.
"At least you know it," he snarled into her ear. She reached around to throw her fist at him, but he slithered away, quick as lightning. Damn, he was fast.
"Maybe...m-maybe we could teach them about economics. O-or the importance of accuracy in..."
"Wrong, wrong, WRONG!!" Tony shrieked, his shrill scream nearly d
The Critique ~The ClockXThe Notepad~ "I don't think you have any remote conception of how much you upset me, dear."The Critique ~The ClockXThe Notepad~1 year ago in Short Stories More Like This
She looked up from her tea, into his depthless eyes.
"What are you talking about?"
Tony snickered, eyes half-lidded smugly. "I invited you to tea to speak about our little test subjects, but all you can do is gaze at me..."
"Do you want me to throw this tea in your face?" she said in her small voice.
Tony's eyes flickered dangerously as they bore through her. The bastard was all-seeing and shrewd, the pure definition of evil. She wasn't quite sure what she was. She did know she liked killing things.
"I wouldn't advise speaking to me that way." He took a sip of his tea calmly, crossing his lengthy legs.
"And why not?" she attempted to challenge, "I'm just as strong as you. We're equals, Tony."
He snickered again, but this time, the sound was more biting. "Oh no, you've made quite the m