“You know, Grandma, I usually wash your car for money, right?”
“I know, sweetie, but we’re not washing the car today, okay?”
“You know, Grandma, we need to buy some new soccer shoes. Mine are too small, they squish my feet.”
“ I know, sweetie, but today we’re not going to get any money.”
“Grandma! Not even a dollar?”
“No, sweet pea, not even a dollar.”
“You said we were going to get some new soccer shoes, Grandma.”
“Yes, sweet pea…later…”
“Okay, I get it Grandma. Visiting the nursing home is not for profit. For comfortable soccer shoes, I need to wash someone’s car.”
This little 105 word story is linked to Saturday Centus. The five word prompt is in bright blue and bolded. To read other stories using this prompt, just click here.
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