Friday Fictioneer: The Bill
“Three hundreds dollar bill?” Mom yelled. “What have you been doing? Washing one toe at a
“Me? You’re the one who takes long showers,” Dad yelled back.
Five-year-old Jeremy heard them fighting from upstairs. He thought water was free. He thought it rained and came out of the pipes. Guess not.
Jeremy had found a dried up pond in the back of the barn and an old faucet with a long forgotten water hose connected to it. He’d turned the water on in the hopes of filling the little pond to play in.
Guess he should turn it off.
Friday Fictioneers is a challenge to write a 100 word story from a picture prompt. It’s hosted by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields, anyone can play.
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