The prompt this week for ‘Five Sentence Fiction’ is simply ‘Ending’
All eyes had been on her as the judge passed sentence. The evil deeds, so publicly dissected during the trial, left only one possible punishment. There were no drawn out appeals or pleas for clemency, she’d just wanted an end to it all. Finally the day came and she was led to a wooden chair opposite a large glass window, separating the two rooms. Tears rolled down her cheeks as she watched her son jerk uncontrollably as the electric current shot through his young body.