Lipstick

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Flash Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic

the search for a girls best pal.

It was imperative Beth tracked down perfection. Hours were spent foraging. they were too dark, pale, too shimmery, too frosted.

- That looks great on you, said a salesgirl after experimenting with a dark red. Escaping, Beth felt like giving up. When hope was fading, she found it- applying colour thickly onto her already stripey hand.

Getting it home and twisting the packaging, releasing the shiny, waxy finger, Beth realised she already had this one.


Submitted: November 01, 2008

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shmeepea

comments please! x

Mon, November 3rd, 2008 3:39pm

EwanMac

not a problem I've faced, still made me laugh though! Well done, keep it up!

Sun, December 14th, 2008 12:01am

shmeepea

cheers ewan! x

Sun, December 14th, 2008 12:05am

Pratibha

oh, trust me, this happens so many times with me esp with books..and it is SO frustrating....

all ur posts r indeed thoughtful....

Wed, December 24th, 2008 3:47am

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