I’ve just come across Friday Flash 55 – it looks like fun so I thought I would have a go. Couldn’t decide on which story (both exactly 55 words long) so I’ve posted them both!
“My dad’s much bigger than yours.”
“Yeah but my dad’s a better fighter.”
“But mine’s got a bigger car.”
“So, mine’s got his own plane.”
“I’m going to ask our mum.”
“So am I.”
For goodness sake, will you two stop this constant arguing. I’ve told you before I’ve no idea who your dads were.”
She stood by the kitchen window. The postman waved as he went by, but didn’t stop. She’d spent the morning by the phone, sure that one of them would call, they hadn’t. On the kitchen table was a small shop bought cake and an old card from years ago. She wished herself a happy birthday.