|Another "Benefit of the Doubt" Drabble
||[Dec. 5th, 2006|03:21 am]
|||||Radio Station (into the fire, sarah mclachlan)||]|
Scientific Fact: Procrastination of school work is the greatest cure for writer's block. Not that happy with this, seemed underthought and overworded, *sigh*. Let me know what you guys think.
Title: Something to Lose
Prompt: "Benefit of the Doubt"
Set: Post-"Fault", hospital scene.
This is the second time today that she has felt the unpleasant streaking of tears down her skin. She couldn’t brush them away before, either. She was, and still is, physically unable to lift her hand and take the simple action of swiping her palm over her cheeks. Granted, last time she had a gun in her right hand and her eyes trained on a man with nothing to lose. She knew, then, that to give Gitano the benefit of the doubt was to sign her partner’s death certificate. She knew, then, that with nothing to lose, this man could take everything away.
Note to Readers: Who do you think "the man" is?