The Hiding Hole

The sewer was safe now, there were no more rats left there. But THEY didn’t know that, and so this was the safest place for him.

Photo prompt courtesy Kat Myrman

He opened the manhole cover, and got in.

Then, he started playing his pipe again, and as the kids followed him underground meekly, he shut the cover.

278 characters.
Written in response to Kat Myrman’s Twittering Tales. The challenge is to write a story in 280 characters or less.

About anuragbakhshi

At the age of 40, I decided to exit the corporate world, and enter the world of stories as a full-time writer. Wish me luck!
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7 Responses to The Hiding Hole

  1. abhiray59 says:

    You going smaller and smaller. Nice!

  2. Kat Myrman says:

    Oh my! A brilliant modern twist on an old tale. Well done.

  3. Pingback: Twittering Tale #99 – 28 August 2018 | like mercury colliding...

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