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by Christopher Kneipp


Published by Christopher Kneipp

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Copyright 2011 Christopher Kneipp

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“Liar!” She screamed as her hand lashed his face with painful fury, turning she stormed out of the room leaving Dave to stand alone in his humiliation.

His first impulse was to grab something, anything, and shatter it into a multitude of shards across the kitchen floor. It may not have been the most constructive thing he could have done but for want of a better alternative, it certainly seemed to be the most satisfying. It was at such moments, as he sent a plate sailing across the kitchen, that he wondered why he had married her. Frustration and high blood pressure seemed to be the most consistent gifts that she gave him. Then again, he thought as the plate exploded against the opposite wall, it was her best china.

Dave decided to do what any other self-respecting, Doctor of physics would have done in the same situation. He turned to the back door, hurled it open and walked out, slamming it hard enough to tear the lock from its mount. He was going to the pub.

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