She hesitated in the doorway before entering, the streetlight outside casting a silhouette of her figure on my office wall that burned itself into my retinas like a nuclear blast. She moved gracefully as she sat in the chair opposite me and lit a cigarette, while I fought a losing battle not to stare at her legs as they played hide and seek through the slit in her dress. It was when she leaned forward into the light to tell me that she had a job for me that I finally got to see the hardness in her eyes. Even a poor Joe like me could tell this was a lady you didn't cross...
***to be continued!***
I am introverted, odd, and humorous
Is in a relationship with bluebec
Being funny, making people laugh
Movies: High Fidelity, Amelie, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Hellboy, Wallace & Grommit: The Curse of the Wererabbit, Army of Darkness, Serenity
Music: Tori Amos, Feist, Elbow, Zoe Keating, Nine Inch Nails, Curve, Machine Translations, Jon Hopkins, Sufjan Stevens, The Cure, The Church, Muse, Gillian Welch, Mastodon
Also how to take over the world as a malevolent dictator.
And where the hell the plot of this story is going to go beyond the first few opening paragraphs.