She was fed up with him; always irritating her and taunting and teasing her for anything and everything she did. She tried very hard not to dislike him and always maintained her cool around him even when he got on her nerves.
Little did she know that he was covering up his true feelings for her.
Draped in his favourite blue sari and dazzling in the ornaments he had gifted her, Anita waited anxiously for her husband to come home and surprise her like he did every year on their wedding anniversary.
Little did she know that this year, his body would be reaching home respectfully covered by the national flag.
These pieces of 55 fiction have been written for WriteTribe.