THE OLD MAN IN THE SEA
So, this old fisherman went out with the fleet most
days. Over the years he must have caught a mountain
He never showed any remorse for all the blood on his
hands from the harvesting of these lesser lives. All he
would say was, "If you don't eat the fish, the fish will
Then one day he was lost overboard.
The Old Man in the Sea was published
in Flashshot, May 2011.