I wrote these tweet-sized stories for Terribly Tiny Tale’s community tales prompt – hope. Did not make the cut there, so publishing it here!
“My greatest nemesis defeated me today. Yet again”, said he.
“Who?”, she asked.
“Hope”, replied Cancer.
He drove Mr. & Mrs. Hope home every night from the bar.
“A tip perhaps?”, he wondered as they tottered out of the car.
“Bah! High hopes!”
I asked myself, “Is this good enough for a TTT shortlist?”
“I’m not too sure”, replied my brain.“Don’t lose hope”, shot back my heart.