Frank froze, knife with butter held over his bread. ‘What?’
‘Your bread.’ Sophie pointed.
He looked at the bread. ‘I know, it’s got a hole in it. It’s not the end of the world.’
He motioned the knife towards the bread.
‘Wait!’ shouted Sophie, hustling Frank out the way and snapping a picture of the bread on her smartphone. ‘Bread with a heart-shaped hole. This will so go viral on my Instagram.’
Frank stared at the piece of bread that was now more famous than he ever would be.
He shrugged and spread the butter over it.
Written as part of the Friday Fictioneers challenge hosted by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields (more details HERE). The idea is to write a short story of 100 words based on the photo prompt (above).
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