By the time he reached home, it was way past midnight. Totally excited to see her after long time, he had planned for a perfect surprise. He ensured all checkboxes were ticked off before he left his place and made mental notes of further arrangements. Standing outside her apartment, one glance towards her window, he felt he saw a shadow lurking inside. His pace grew faster and he threw the door open with a bang.
She claimed to have killed him in self defense thinking him to be a burglar.
Two glasses of unfinished Yorsh lay on her bedroom chest.
P. S – Yorsh is a Russian mixed drink consisting of beer thoroughly mixed with an ample quantity of vodka. It is traditionally drunk in a social setting, typically with a toast followed by downing a full glass of it at one go. Vodka, being largely flavorless, does not greatly alter the taste of beer but does increase the alcohol content significantly..