Neither succumbed to the other’s punishment, even after fifteen-minutes of back-and-forth.
Arguments over who won drew battle lines throughout the arena.
The ring announcer built the suspense to a crescendo…
A brawl ensued seconds after the winner was announced.
Word Count: 42
Prompted from Deb Whittam’s 42 Words at: https://debbiewhittam.wordpress.com/2020/11/01/42-words-34/.