8 Sentence Sunday #3

Posted Feb 17 2013, 7:30 am in , , , ,

From A Good Time — Griffin is still trying to convince Indy to kiss him, but she’s resisting. He needs a ride home and wants her to leave work early. He points out that the bar is empty and offers to pay her whatever she’d make for the rest of her shift.

                             Anger flashed on her face. “Do you think you can buy whatever you want?”

                             “Pretty much.”

                             “I’m not for sale. Go home, Griffin.”

                             Damn. He hadn’t meant for it to sound like that. “I’m not trying to buy you.”

 

Go here to check out more samples from 8 Sentence Sunday participants.

11 Comments

Comments

11 responses to “8 Sentence Sunday #3”

  1. Oh good luck to him ever getting her to understand what he truly meant – she’s mad now LOL. Terrific snippet!

  2. Sara Barnard says:

    Great 8! Silly boy, got his tongue twisted over his eye tooth and couldn’t see what he was sayin’! 😉

  3. Nan says:

    What fun! Love, “Pretty much,” said so innocently and thinking she got it. Men…! Love this story!

  4. Uh-oh. Griffin better grab a ladder to climb out of the hole he’s dug himself!
    Love their sparks 🙂

  5. Oh man, could he have shoved his foot any further down his throat? LOL! And good for her!

  6. Kate Meader says:

    Oh, Griffin’s got to do a lot better than that. Nice snippet, Shannyn!

  7. Kate Warren says:

    Oh man, Griffin! Open mouth, try to remove foot. LOL Very good, Shannyn!

  8. Amy Durham says:

    Wow… he really swallowed his foot! LOVE the tension between them!

  9. Griffin is in it pretty deep now, and it sounded just the way she took it to me. Poor, poor boy. Nice writing.