Mistakes Happen – 365 Flash Fiction #1

“We will not surrender to the day; at least not today” one of the night’s survivors shouted at dawn… The others were least interested… they looked at the inviting hot cup of coffee brewing and said they are not in for a fight.. They were too tired and preferred that the day opened up just for them to sleep…

One guy who had slept the whole night had other plans… he took a gun loaded it and aimed at the unseen enemy and shot…. They belonged to a world that understood that mistakes happen… and the guy knew that one will not be blamed for other’s mistakes …. More over the enemy was unseen.

They were dreaming but the bullet was real.. It found its destination…. She let out a small sound and fell backwards with a Thud and he woke up….