Flash Fiction

Space Crimes

Let's get together,maybe this weekend.We can hop a freighterheading out on the longhaulto Alpha Centauri. You can wear that blue dressyou've been wanting,and I'll wear the red coverallsyour Uncle bought me last July. I'll pack the Colt,and theknife. Let's get higher than we've ever dreamed.Let's set fires in confined spaces.Let's commit space crimes.