Bang for the Buck


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“Mom, can I please go back to my Video Game now?”

“Just a few more minutes sweety, keep making those weird sounds and waving your arms.”

“But our team needs me.”

“So do they on the helicopter, son. They’ve paid top dollars for a peek into the life of an authentic indigenous tribe.”


280 characters.

Written as a part of Kat Myrman’s Twittering Tales #148 – August 6, 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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3 Responses to Bang for the Buck

  1. Kat Myrman says:

    Love the twist at the end. I hope the tourist company is paying them well for the “show”! 😉

  2. Pingback: Twittering Tales #149 – 13 August 2019 | like mercury colliding...

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