“The pilot will circle around one more time, then you’ll be aiming for that big cross on the ground. It’s a reasonably clear sky, you can’t miss it.”
“Don’t worry, everyone gets nervous at this stage. When it’s your turn I’ll give you a gentle push, just to help you on your way. It’ll be over in minutes.”
“But what about my parachute? I don’t seem to have a parachute.”
“That my friend, is what happens to those people who upset The Boss. He has to make an example of you. Are you ready now? Off you go.”
A 100 Word Story for this week’s prompt from Friday Fictioneers.