SPECIAL

SIX SENTENCE STORIES      December 3, 2015

Cue word…..Lie

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“Rob, I thought you were my friend, ” Max said.

Friends do not lie for a friend that has stolen merchandise,” Rob replied.

“Well, I’m not going to admit stealing the diamonds and you have no proof that I did.”

“Your wrong, Max, I have a camera in these special sunglasses that you borrowed from me and you took a video of yourself stealing, simply by your eye movement.”

Max decided to admit to the police that he had stolen the diamonds, so he could get a lesser sentence.

Rob gave Max the sunglasses then told him that the glasses were not special because they are not capable of taking a video and he left the room with Max screaming, “you’re a liar, Rob!”

Copyright © 2015 Written by Jessie Cross ~ All rights reserved

 

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26 thoughts on “SPECIAL

  1. Yes, I would too! I have a real pair that allows me to see the person behind me (obtained these back in the day when I sold self-defense items on the internet) , but no “Special glasses!” 🙂

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  2. This was great! I love how you wove the concept of lies through the story, and I never cease to be amazed at what people will do if they think they can get away with it. Warped sense of morality for sure!

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  3. Isn’t it interesting so many of the Lie stories leave friends in a predicament that will probably mean the friendship will end. Clearly the liars don’t have a conscience your friend in the story clearly was more determined and found a solution.

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    • Yes, and not everyone that has a solution will act on it and try to get things changed. A real friendship is people helping each other, however, that help is not always a pleasant thing….as in this case. Thanks so much for reading and commenting.

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  4. This SSS leaves me wondering how their friendship developed and if there hadn’t been some signs of possible errant behaviors before this crime. Perhaps Rob was more of a friend to Max than it seems, in that Max turned himself in and had to face the consequences of his actions, but probably got a lesser sentence. That could be a turning point in his life, for the better. I’m not advocating telling a lie, but sometimes black and white gets a little blurry. Good SSS!

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  5. Yes, often times one major mistake can completely change your life and that change depends on what action you take. Hopefully, this helped Max in a positive way. Thank you for reading and commenting. 🙂

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