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Love At First Sight

by Christopher T. Dabrowski

Translated from Polish by Julia Mraczny


It was love at first sight (a trap, actually).

As usual, there was a wedding idyll at the beginning.

Everything changed after the honeymoon. The wife attracted unlucky situations. Moreover, she became grouchy, lazy and annoying.

He justified this by explaining that his beloved was going through a difficult time because of her misfortunes.

He supported her, but the years flew by and nothing changed.

They argued ever more often. Stress and nerves did their job - his health deteriorated.

The poor man was unaware that in previous incarnations, he hurt her and now she inflicted a karmic punishment on him.


© 2022 Christopher T. Dabrowski

Christopher T. Dabrowski has published in many places:
USA: "Escape" (2019 - Royal Hawaiian Press), "Anomaly" (2020 - Royal Hawaiian Press)
Spain:"La fuga" (2019 - Royal Hawaiian Press), "Anomalia" (2019 - Royal Hawaiian Press)
Germany: "Die Anomalie" (2020 - Der Romankiosk)
Poland: "Deathbirth" (2008 - Armoryka publishing house),
"Anima vilis" (2010 - Initium publishing house),
"Grobbing" (2012 - Novae Res publishing house),
"Deathbirth and other stories" (2012 & 2017 - Agharta & Armoryka publishing house),
"Z życia Dr Abble" (2013 - Agharta publishing house),
"Orgazmokalipsa" (2016 - Alternatywne publishing house),
"Anomalia" (2016 - Forma publishing house),
"Ucieczka" (2017 - Dom Horroru publishing house) &
"Nie w inność" (2019 - Waspos publishing house.)
He has contributed to anthologies published in the USA, England, Australia, Canada, Poland, Russia, Germany & India, and has stories in PLAYBOY in the Slovak, USA, English, Czech , Russian, Brasilian, Spanish, Argentinian, German, Italian, Hungarian, Mexican, Albanian, & Nigerian editions.

Find more by Christopher T. Dabrowski in the Author Index.

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