…and on the 8th day, micro fiction was published on some dude's blog.

Barry Realized Two Things

Barry raced across the parking lot toward the elderly woman.

“Hey! Hey…heyheyHEY, lady! Look at the sign. LOOK AT IT. Would it kill you to follow the directions? The carts go IN the cart return–not next to it. IN. How’d you like it if the guy baggin’ your groceries in there had just piled ’em all up next to the bags and said ‘There you are, ma’am’, and just walked away? Huh? HUH? That was a question, ma’am, do you have an answer?”

The lady looked up at him, and as her lip started to quiver, Barry realized two things:

1) He was not cut out to be a cart collector.
2) That Associate’s Degree he’d earned in Cart Collecting had been a huge waste of time and money.


Single Post Navigation

3 thoughts on “Barry Realized Two Things

  1. Sure it wasn’t the Cart Cartel he learned from? You know, the organization that controls and promotes the trafficking of carts?

Leave a Reply

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

%d bloggers like this: