He drove his parents into the canal. When passers-by came to the rescue, he had to abandon his plan.
Next time he thought ‘better safe than sorry’ – he shot them in the head.
This was written in response to this weekend’s Trifecta challenge and inspired by a news story.
This weekend we’re asking for exactly 33 words including an idiom somewhere within. Examples of idioms include – add fuel to the fire or wear your heart on your sleeve. You can find more examples and a definition of idiom here.