Night Shift

I woke up to find them lazing around on their sorry asses. My BP went shooting up like Apollo-13. Did they expect ME to keep feeding them indefinitely?

“OUT!” I shouted, and they broke into a stampede. People might be scared of them, but I too was the mother of all night mares!

 

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Prompt photo by Conquero at Pixabay.com

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278 characters.

Written as a part of Kat Myrman’s Twittering Tale #99

Due credit to the awesome Piers Anthony, creator of the wonderful world of Xanth, for the concept of nightmares being actual horses(in his book Night Mare).

 

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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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8 Responses to Night Shift

  1. Kat Myrman says:

    That is someone you do not want to cross! 😳 good one!

  2. Piyali says:

    Ha-ha. I liked the mother.

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