“No, I was merely resting my eyes. What happened to Pope Benedict?” At seventy-eight, mom manages to live independently, but lately, she claims her supercilious landlady seems to have turned into a witch!
“Marion said you left the stove on yesterday. That’s twice this week, mom.”
As her paroxysmal tears begins to break my heart she cries out feebly, “She should mind her own business and YOU, so horribly solicitous about taking me to a nursing home!”
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“Any change, even a change for the better, is always accompanied by drawbacks and discomforts.”
THE INSPIRATION & CHALLENGE: Every week, Friday Fictioneers with host, Rochelle, offers a new photo prompt. The guideline is to “write a one hundred word story that has a beginning, middle and end.”
♥ No one will be ostracized for going over or under the word count.♥
THE KEY: Make every word count.