“Provocative statements lead to deep insights. It brings out concealed and suppressed thoughts.”

“Hmmm… You’ve built your career in law with this strategy.”

“I need to bring out the truth, to take the case forward.”

“And sometimes, plant seeds of a thought which did not exist before.”

“What are you arriving at?” He is visibly annoyed.

“I don’t expect you to go on the defensive.”

“I might kill you some day for wicked insinuations of me being manipulative.”

“It’s the first time I’ve spoken about this.”

“Ask Julia.”

“So, you confess to having interacted with her? I rest my case.”

Moonwashed Weekly Prompt #125


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