Sunday, April 13, 2008

15 second recrimination

Niall and Clarissa blagged their way to the top of the Burj Dubai, where they were rewarded with a great view.

Peeking out at the 600 metre drop from a half-finished balcony, Niall toppled off, dragging Clarissa with him.

"Omigod, what an awesome view!"

"Niall! So careless ..!"

He reaches out to embrace her, but she draws back.

"Hey, Clarissa, we're gonna die. No sense entering eternity in a huff."

Turns her face away. "No, I've got to act like I feel. I don't feel like it."

To himself. "View's not so good anymore, either."

"Aw, Clarissa ..."