“Why is this so disconcerting?
“Probably because you’re a pessimist, with no idea how to bask in the euphoria of his own success and hard-work.”
“Do take me seriously. Honestly, something doesn’t feel right.”
“Owning a business worth multi-millions of pearls and becoming a household brand certainly feels right to me. Relax.”
Six months later Frankie left, signing over his rights to Flashy fins & beauty Spa and Aqua-luminous sparkle treatment to Jerkins. Something about their success smelt bad.
Unfortunately Jerkins and the other fishes died, choked by the same plant that made them sparkle.
In response to Friday fictioneers writing challenge hosted by Rochelle. The picture was provided by Erin Leary and the task is to write a 100 words story inspired by it. Thanks Rochelle for hosting the challenge. Thank you for stopping by… do click on the link to read other stories.