Drabble: US gun sales leap by 94%

I wasn’t sure she’d say yes, but I asked anyway. That Saturday we took our weapons and headed outta town. Separate cars. All through that freaky pandemic Summer we kept 2m apart, faces covered with bandanas like they said, and enjoyed the great outdoors of our beautiful state. They said it was a recommended recreational activity. Safe-distance exercise. We got quite competitive. She was a good shot, for a woman. We were like Martin Sheen and Sissy Spacek in that Montana movie. We’d sit down afterwards and agree: shooting beer cans was ok, but killing, that was the real thing.

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