Short Fiction #15 The Game
Alex was right. He was no good at this game.
â€œBlast!â€ he yelled again. â€œThatâ€™s the fifth time thatâ€™s happened!â€
He wondered why he persisted.
Stubbornness was a family trait, so he shouldnâ€™t have been surprised.
â€œLetâ€™s try again,â€ he said.
The hours passed. Game after game.
â€œIâ€™ll never master this computer game,â€ he grumbled.
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