Tourist Traps

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“Eiffel Tower? Just take a left,” I told the couple, “and then the 2nd right.”

The couple thanked us eagerly and moved on.

“That’s one good deed done for the day,” said my wife.

“Yup,” I agreed, “Sparky is going to be real grateful when these rich bozos stumble right into his arms.”


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Written in response to Kat Myrman’s Twittering Tales #124 – 19 February 2019


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 Tourist Traps

  1. Abhijit Ray says:

    You guided unsuspecting tourists to a bad man.

  2. Kat Myrman says:

    That was an awesome twist at the end. He seemed like such a nice fellow until…:)

  3. Pingback: Twittering Tales #125 – 26 February 2019 | like mercury colliding...

  4. ron877 says:

    Only eight more tourists redirected until my wife’s gambling debt with Sparky was paid off.

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