The Elevator

His hand thrust through the elevator doors, causing the cabin to jolt.

“Sorry. I didn’t see you. What floor?”

He glanced over her shoulder at the flashing “42”. “That’s the one.”

She knew everyone on 42. She didn’t know him.

At floor 23, he pressed the STOP button.

She never saw 42.

~kat

52 words exactly for Sacha’s 52 Weeks 52 Words Challenge. Prompt this week:ย ย write 52 words of a character that is utterly terrified.


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