Dan and Steve’s relationship was simple: break up, get back together; rinse and repeat.
Steve needed a change.
They were on their way to a pool party, and he knew how Dan would react to his new swim trunks; Steve’s friend Ian was also in on his plan.
“It’s over,” Dan declared.
Steve handed Ian a bouquet of flowers and asked him out on a date.
When Steve saw Dan’s anger turn to dismay, he let Dan in on the prank, telling him, “Let’s not continue this cycle, ok?”
Word Count: 89
Prompted from MMA Storytime’s Flash Fiction Photo Challenge at: https://mmastorytime.com/2020/05/01/flash-fiction-photo-challenge-1/.