Happy Holidays, everyone. Keep writing and I’ll see you on the flip flop.
Please leave a comment with your first 50 words on the topic “the flip flop.”
Once upon a time far away in the magical kingdom of shoeville lived the footwear people. The people of shoeville were beatific under the rule of King Ed “the Mojari” and Queen Helen “the ballerina”. The king and the queen for their nobility were blessed by the shoemaker with a son. Prince Will “the Flip Flop”.
‘Hey Leftie, whats that underneath you?’ said Rightie.
After a pause Leftie replied,’Dog poop, perhaps’.
Both sighed then Leftie suggested to himself,’Man, he gotta learn to walk’.
‘Don’t Worry Man, we are in this mess together’ consoled Rightie and then added ,’Flip – Flops for life, man.’
Leftie returned the same with a smile.
She was barefoot when the truck stopped at her doorway and gave a blast of the horn.
The bougainvilleas bent double.
The exhaust was not helping either. The rose bushes sneezed , shook their heads , and continued to wilt under the onslaught of the poisonous fumes emanating from the nether end of the truck.
Indignant and in complete haste, she slipped on her flip-flops,and rushed onto the porch.
“Will you cut the engine please?”
The Havildar behind the steering wheel, grinned at her dishevelled appearance , took one look at her flip-flops and cut the engine.
He was certainly stifling a giggle, now why would he do that? She thought as she re-entered her home. A glance at her footwear told it all.
Instead of her regular bathroom slippers, she had put on her daughters’ bunny flip-flops,the ears hanging loose around her ankles.
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:
You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change )
Connecting to %s
Notify me of new comments via email.
Notify me of new posts via email.
Get First 50 Words writing prompts in an e-book. Perfect for writing groups and for teachers. You can get only the prompts, or the prompts along with my response to the prompt.
Read all about how to get your downloadable e-book from First 50 Words.
This website has been awarded a Best Writing Website.Sponsored by Writer's Digest, Writer's Market,Writer's Digest University & Writer's Digest Shop.
Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.
Join 1,051 other followers