Coming in very late for Lillie’s prompt from last Wednesday over at Five Sentence Fiction. Others may have seen sunshine in the picture …… I didn’t!
“Shine your beam on that sign Corporal, what does it say?”
“Difficult to tell sir but I think it’s something like, ‘Closed, Back Next Tuesday.’”
“Damn Earthlings, always taking holidays! Can we re-schedule their invasion for next Tuesday Corporal?”
“Should be OK sir, if we move the annihilation of Mars forward to this Monday and postpone the re-settlement of Jupiter until a week on Sunday.”