Prompt words in bold. As a reminder, this is a weekly challenge to write a story of 55 words (not including title) using 5 given words.
TC waded through the feculent water, his nose assaulted by the
stench. The rubber waders protected him from acids infiltrating the creek. A mint covered the
smell of the gin he'd consumed for courage. TC adjusted the plant owner's limp body, their tango-of-death
nearly finished, the cave where one of them would find peace ahead.