Twittering Tales #146, The Gift…

Kat Myrman at Mercury Colliding has provided another interesting photo prompt for a very short story of no more than 280 characters.  My first impression of this picture was that it reminded me of marionettes.  So here’s my entry this week and you can read all the entries and/or join in by visiting Kat’s site.

Papa, it’s wonderful!

Well, it’s not everyday that a prince turns 10, now is it?

May I make the puppets move?

Puppets? Oh, no, son, they’re not toys. They’re tiny subjects I had created just for you.  Now, be gentle —

I’m making this one fly!

Wilhelm, no — his arm!

275 characters

6 responses

  1. Ouch! Yikes. Awesome tale Diane!

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  2. […] Diane at Ladies Who Lunch Reviews: The Gift Papa, it’s wonderful! Well, it’s not everyday that a prince turns 10, now is it? May […]

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  3. Ouch. Love the photo and the story it prompted. ❤️

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      1. You’re welcome. Happy Wednesday.

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