This is the 23rd in a series of 365 Flash Fiction stories I’m writing. You can find out more about the challenge here.
Never Stop Running, by Jonathan L. Lawrence, 24th December 2012
Word count: 684
Theme: drama, challenge, focus, determination, super human feat
“Oppa Gangham Style! Oppa Gangham Style!” Gary hated that ring tone, Susan who sat opposite him in the office thought it was hilarious to mess with his phone when he was away from his desk.
“Hello, Gary speaking,” he said cutting off that awful ring tone.
A few moments went by, everyone in the office was watching.
“Shit! Now?” another pause, “I’m on my way.”
“Go time, boss?” Susan asked as Gary slammed his phone in his coat pocket, then put the cost in.
“Yeah, I gotta go. Tell Julia for me,” Gary said, not waiting for confirmation before he flew out the door.
He got to the side of the small office, only to find his car clamped.