Friday Fictioneers : Railroaded


Photo Credit ©Dawn M. Miller

7 December 2018

”Hey, aren’t you…”

The lady in 1B was a dead ringer for an actress in a movie he had just seen. The blonde smiled then shrugged her shoulders.

“I know you probably get this all the time but you look just like her! The way you played the rich lady who offed her old man and…”

…” escaped on a train? You’re right, I do get that often, ” the lady finished for him. And smiling, she held his gaze as the last bubbles disappeared with the river’s current.

“Mr. John Smith? Please come with us. You’re under arrest for the murder … ”

  9 comments for “Friday Fictioneers : Railroaded

  1. Kestril Trueseeker
    December 7, 2018 at 5:16 PM

    I’m sure hers is a face he will never forget now.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. December 8, 2018 at 3:16 AM

    I’m a sucker for a movie murder – loved your story.

    Liked by 1 person

  3. December 8, 2018 at 4:16 PM

    Great title. Caught out by a pretty face he couldn’t resist talking to.

    Liked by 1 person

  4. December 8, 2018 at 5:17 PM

    Stranger danger?

    Liked by 1 person

  5. December 9, 2018 at 6:49 AM

    Dear Amy,

    Guess she won’t be mistaken for the actress again. Murderous story. Nicely done.



    Liked by 1 person

  6. December 9, 2018 at 4:49 PM

    Guilty by association perhaps? Very nice.

    Liked by 1 person

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