Today's 5 to 55 prompt words in bold.
Calvin smiled: the camper, the tall trees, the waterfall, his wife, her lover, the blood. Perfect. Until the branch snapped.
He sidled behind a pine. The ranger approached.
Calvin frowned. The licence plate stolen. The trailer unregistered. He'd thought of everything.
There should have been applause. Instead, there was likely to be a dead ranger. (55 words)