drabble (plural drabbles)
A fictional story that is exactly 100 words long.
The purpose of a drabble is brevity, testing the author's ability to express interesting and meaningful ideas in an extremely confined space.
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Caitlin looked up as there was a knock on the door to her hotel room. Frowning she put the tablet down and, on tip-toes, peered through the tiny peep hole. There was a man outside.
"Hello? Caitlin Evans? I need to talk to you about Alice?"
Caitlin's eyed widened, and panic gripped her. There was no way out of the room, they were on the fifteenth floor of a hotel and Mum & Dad were in a room just down the hallway. She ran back to the tablet. Alice was peering back at her.
"What do I do?"