Agent Janet Reid is at it again. To celebrate Mike Cooper's FULL RATCHET, she sponsored another 100-word contest. The keywords:
Here is my entry, "A New Man."
I stared down at the claw cobbled onto my wrist, where my hand used to be. I flexed it gingerly. It would serve me well.
“Has anyone ever said you look like Nurse Ratchet?” I quipped.
“Funny,” the doctor mumbled. “This may hurt.”
“It all hurts.”
What did I expect? I had opted for the full transformation. No turning back now.
Cooped up in this laboratory for the past six months, I felt ready to try out my new personal weaponry. Those who had brought me here – against my will – would make ideal test subjects.
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