Date Night [150 words]

“And the mere suggestion of bankruptcy threatens to undermine all our efforts in the media,” Harold said. “Furthermore–”

“Oh, do give it a rest, darling.” Nancy sighed. “We so seldomly have any fun. This is supposed to be a fabulous show. Can’t we talk about business again tomorrow?”

Harold scowled. “I don’t see what’s so great about it. The tickets were outrageously expensive. And look at those actors! Their faces are wan and sickly.”

“That’s makeup!” Nancy laughed. “See the little monkey trying to steal bananas from the cart. So cute!”

“Adorable.” Harold rolled his eyes. “I wish it wasn’t so hard to type on my phone keyboard.”

“Harold, I swear, if you don’t put your phone away and enjoy this damn play, I’m going to file for divorce in the morning.”

“Fine!” Harold stuck his phone in his pocket. “You don’t have to get so rattled. When is intermission?”

~*~

50 Word Thursday

One response to “Date Night [150 words]

  1. Pingback: Recap – 50 Word Thursday #8 – The Haunted Wordsmith

Your thoughts?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.