PHOTO PROMPT © Erin Leary
Silly things men-boys do. “Professional driver on closed course; skilled, experienced stunt driver. Do not attempt” Hell – that’s just an invitation to borrow or steal 4-wheeler and head out to destroy ecosystems.
Gerome was one of those thrill seekers. He was bored. No more life and death keeping him alive.
Then he saw Hesitation Bay on tv – old dock footings, rotting and sticking just out of the water. Jump from one to the other, then back. Time the stunt. Video for YouTube.
No sign of the party-boy. We talk about his adventures. He is legend. (97 words)
Written for Friday Fictioneers