A Man of Fingernails by B F Moloney
Approx. 1,140 words.
Published on November 29, 2012.
A young man, who was calling himself Elvis, having psychologically suffered from a disastrous dating incident in his past, is today reinventing himself in preparation for a date this coming night. He has unusually long fingernails with strange powers and he has them manicured to help build his confidence and self esteem.