So this is ridiculous. Hey, tired of flash fiction which makes you write a story in a thousand words? Increase to blink fiction! The idea is 100 words or fewer. The challenge given at High Fantasy Addict was 15 words with the keyword time. Check out the site and maybe write your own.
While speculative fiction (a genre I’m still partially trying to wrap my head around) is given bonus points, I wasn’t sure how to write speculative fiction in 15 words. I went with the story as old as time. As old as jealousy, infidelity, pain, lust. Here it is.
The clock said quarter to, but her husband was early and killed her lover.