1400 words Fantasy / Horror
A former favoured servant of the Dark Lord is forced to face up to the consequences of arguing with his master.
I knew the third letter was coming. I was warned. It is difficult to ignore anonymous letters especially when in the last week I’d already received two and I knew the third would be the most significant. There are certain rules here everyone knows from age 5 up. It is possible to ignore said letters but difficult. They linger in the mind especially with the language used. Oh it wasn’t foul (unlike the writer) but let’s just say the letters are not designed to put the mind at rest or to encourage any thoughts of continuing to have a happy and healthy life.