They stood face to face, noses almost touching. With clenched teeth, Diya said, " You're a useless, pathetic excuse for a woman! Why do you put up with this? "
The other woman smiled ,brushed a strand of hair behind her ear and said, " Because he's just a teenager and doesn't know any better."
And Diya smiled at the mirror.
This is written in response to the theme prompt
'She looked deep into her eyes'
for the week of 55-word posts over at
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