#suspense
#mystery
Mystery

3 min read

Published: 08 Jun 2020

M
Mel
Did you do it?
Anne
Anne
Done
Chat with Alan
Alan
Alan
So what time do you want me to pick you up?
M
Mel
There's no need to pick me up, I'll get an uber
Alan
Alan
No its fine, I'll pick you up
M
Mel
Wow, look who is sucking up to me now
Alan
Alan
I'm not sucking up to you. I just don't want to mess this up
M
Mel
That ship sailed a long time ago
M
Mel
Next time don't cheat on the person who you allegedly love
Alan
Alan
I'm really sorry Mel, I swear I'll make it up to you
M
Mel
Whatever
M
Mel
I'll be free by 6, park at the usual spot
Alan
Alan
Sure thing, baby
M
Mel
Don't call me that
M
Mel
You've lost the right to call me that
Alan
Alan
Yes I'm sorry
Chat with Anne
Anne
Anne
What about Margo?
M
Mel
Keep her distracted. Don't tell her anything
M
Mel
NOT A WORD TO MARGO
Anne
Anne
Understood
Chat with Alan
At 5:30
Alan
Alan
Okay, I'm leaving. Be there in 20
M
Mel
👍
5:55 pm
Alan
Alan
I'm here, waiting for you in the usual spot
Chat with Anne
M
Mel
Everything is on time?
Anne
Anne
Yes, we're good
Chat with Alan
6:15 pm
M
Mel
Listen, can you do me a favour?
Alan
Alan
Sure, what do you need?
M
Mel
I forgot the key to my drawer. My boss is asking for a file, can you please go and get the key for me?
Alan
Alan
Sure, no problem.
6:30 pm
Alan
Alan
I'm here, is Margo home?
M
Mel
No, Margo is out of town. There's a key under the doormat
Alan
Alan
Okay I'm in
Alan
Alan
Where is the key?
M
Mel
I'm not exactly sure. Try the kitchen counter
Alan
Alan
Jeez, the counter is a mess, why are all your spoons, forks and knives just lying on the counter?
Alan
Alan
I'm cleaning this up
M
Mel
You're such a neat freak
M
Mel
Thank you though
Alan
Alan
Okay, all cleaned up here.
Alan
Alan
No key
Alan
Alan
Why is your fridge open? You and Margo really need to work on this place
M
Mel
I left in a hurry today, must have left it open
M
Mel
Okay, can you please go check in my closet drawer? i usually keep it on the top right corner
Alan
Alan
No keys there
M
Mel
Shit, okay
M
Mel
Maybe check the pocket of my jeans? It should be on the bathroom floor
Alan
Alan
Yes, got it.
Alan
Alan
It smells bad in here, something died
Alan
Alan
Its coming from behind the shower curtain
Alan
Alan
MEL!
Alan
Alan
PICK UP THE PHONE!
Alan
Alan
MEL
M
Mel
Can't, I'm in a meeting. What happened?
Alan
Alan
THERE'S A DEAD BODY IN YOUR SHOWER
Alan
Alan
SOME GIRL
Alan
Alan
THERE IS ICE ALL AROUND HER BODY
M
Mel
WHAT?
M
Mel
OH MY GOD
M
Mel
WHO IS IT?
Alan
Alan
I can't see her face! She's facing the floor
Alan
Alan
Oh My God
M
Mel
Wait, I'm calling 911
M
Mel
They're saying you need to stay where you are. They've sent the police
Alan
Alan
Mel, WHAT IS HAPPENING? WHO DID THIS?
M
Mel
I DON'T KNOW!
M
Mel
CALM DOWN
M
Mel
The police is on the way
Alan
Alan
Wait, I see a tattoo on her back
Alan
Alan
That's Trisha's tattoo
Alan
Alan
THAT IS TRISHA
Alan
Alan
MEL PICK UP THE DAMN PHONE
Alan
Alan
ANSWER THE CALL
Alan
Alan
I just called your office
Alan
Alan
Mel, you're not at the office
Alan
Alan
You quit a month ago
Alan
Alan
MEL WHAT DID YOU DO?
Your contact has been blocked
3 hours later
Chat with Anne
Anne
Anne
So?
M
Mel
He's been arrested
Anne
Anne
Can't believe we pulled it off
M
Mel
I mean we did manage to get his fingerprints on the murder weapon, the freezer and Trisha's jeans.
M
Mel
All we need is a believable story
M
Mel
Alan killed Trisha, the girl he was having an affair with, to prove to me its me he loves and will do anything to get me back
Anne
Anne
What about Margo? Trisha was her sister
M
Mel
We don't tell her anything
M
Mel
She knew about their affair and didn't say anything
M
Mel
She's next

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