Unwanted Eye Contact

Apr 9th, 2014 by thegooddoctor in 100 Words

He hadn’t meant to glance up. It was just the sudden noise had involuntarily caused a slight eye motion. It was not a mistake he made often. He was just unlucky that today he found himself staring into her eyes.

He looked down immediately. Eye contact was a major breach of etiquette and he prayed she hadn’t noticed. It could hardly have lasted longer than a few milliseconds. Perhaps if he pretended nothing…

The blow to the side of his head came suddenly. “I did not pay good money to the slave dealer only to be eye-raped by a human.”

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