“I don’t carry shoes that big, Ma’am.”
“Maybe if I push harder. That old woman who lives down the lane gets lots of children in her shoe.” (138)
His delighted sisters watched him disappear into the giant shoe. Sadly, EMT’s brought an x-ray machine to locate and retrieve him. (131)
One salesman fetched shoes. Another chased her raucous kids. Mama sat and relaxed. She hated the shoes, but loved the free childcare. (136)
Succinctly Yours offers a weekly photo and word as inspiration for your microfiction. How low can you go? Choose the 140 character or 140 word option.
This week’s word was x-ray.