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A Dish Best Served Canned

David's plan for stealing from an old woman makes Liza uneasy. When her allegiance to David is put to the test, she must decide where her loyalties lie.

“I’m not sure we should be doing this,” Liza said.

“Of course we should.” David was rummaging through a bag and barely looked up. “The old broad’s got more money than she knows what to do with and this guy is offering us some real change for the thing.”

“But, she’s pretty attached to it.”

“So? I was pretty attached to my job. Besides, the thing is hideous. We’re doing her a favor.”

Liza sighed. “I guess, but …”

“Look, she fired me for no reason. She’s old and ornery and she deserves this. It’ll be easy, I promise.”

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Allison Spooner

Allison Spooner brings worlds, characters, and stories to life in as few words as possible. In the last two years, she's published two books of short fiction; Flash in the Dark: A Collection of Flash Fiction and The Problem With Humans: And Other Stories. Allison’s writing crosses genres and has been compared to The Twilight Zone and Harlon Ellison.

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