The Disappointment

Photo prompt courtesy the Tampa Bay Book Recycling website

Harry saw the lone dog-eared book in his son’s hands, and said in a disappointed tone, “Albus, look at yourself, and look at Hermione & Ron’s daughter, Rose. She’s got such a huge stack of books from the library. Why can’t you learn from her and try stealing a few more books?”

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277 characters.

Written as a part of Kat Myrman’s Twittering Tales #101

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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10 Responses to The Disappointment

  1. Prior... says:

    Hahah – thanks for the smile and there is something so wonderful about brief fiction – well when it is done well!

  2. Kat Myrman says:

    Love the twist at the end. Well done! 🙂

  3. Piyali says:

    This was a fun take, Anurag 🙂

  4. Kalpana Solsi says:

    Steal? unexpected twist in the end.

    https://ideasolsi65.blogspot.com/2018/09/books.html

  5. Pingback: Twittering Tales #102 – Broken Barbies – 18 September 2018 | like mercury colliding...

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