Karin counted fifty rings before closing her cell phone. Later, when questioned, she could only remember seeing a rooster, feathers dull with mud, thawing in the yard; she remembered hearing the television before reaching the front door. She could not say how the two motionless grey heads above the chairs had a shotgun between them.
This week’s Trifextra challenge from Trifecta: Give us a complete story in three sentences.
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