It was clear that Bianca, the nervous patient fidgeting in the reclined chair, didn’t remember her. But Lauren, Dr. Asher to all of her patients, certainly remembered every cruel word Bianca had ever said, despite the intervening decades.
“Is it going to hurt much? No offense, but I hate coming to the dentist,” Bianca squeaked.
“It won’t hurt a bit,” Lauren said with a placid smile as she wielded the drill. She asked her assistant to shut the door.
The Six Sentence Story prompt this week is Drill.