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A benign tumor was found on my body last Sunday. Just a lump of concentrated fat and fear, my doctor assured me and sent me on my merry way.

So, I returned to my little home, alone, contemplative and slightly amused.

The TV announcer said a new strain of the flu, was descending upon our tiny town.

Pariah, outcast, vindictive bitch... were all terms my so called neighbors had used against me.

I stuck a needle into the tumor, collected from it the serum. All alone in my tiny home, I waited for my early Christmas present to be unleashed.

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    D.M. over 9 years ago

    So many ways to get revenge in fiction. I enjoy reading your drabbles.
    'Wondering if that last sentence could be stronger. "Unleashed" is the word I
    would revisit.

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    Michael D. Brooks over 9 years ago

    Payback can sometimes really be a bitch.

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