Sunday, January 24, 2010

Microfiction Monday # 9


Welcome to Microfiction Monday,
where a picture paints 140 characters.

Susan over at Stonyriver hosts Microfiction Monday.

The rules are simple,to use Susan's picture she posts then compose a story up to 140 characters including spaces and punctuation.
Then hop on over to Susan's and leave your name. She even has a brilliant character counter to help us count.
As Susan promises, it's fast, it's fiction, it's fun.

Here's this week's picture, and my story to go with it:



Hey Betty do you have a pair of flats in your trunk
Sonia yelled from above,
standing in skates for two days was not in my contract!

31 comments:

  1. I love it! What lives these gals have that no one knows about!!!
    Hope you've had a good day. Enjoy your week, Peggy!

    Sylvia

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  2. Poor Betty! From the looks of her closet, *everyone's* been borrowing clothes!
    LOL
    I hope you're keeping warm Peggy!

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  3. Sylvia;

    When girl get together, anything can happen! Imcluding a lot of laughter! These are so fun to do, I'm so glad you joined!

    Susan;

    Can you blame the girls, Betty has such great clothes. She also must have been a girl scout(always prepared)
    It was around 42 today, so much warmer then zero.
    Staying warm though, you too!

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  4. Waiting for Missy to come home from school and play with them, was boring. What did the children do at school anyway that could be so fun.

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  5. LOL. Love this and your header pic is amazing too.

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  6. That brought a good smile! Sounds like daughters hollering back and forth between rooms. Really great take on the photo!

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  7. LOL! I didn't even notice the skates! Standing in those things for two days would get tiresome!

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  8. LOL...good one. Everyone has taken such a different spin on these. I love them and yours was clever. Brilliant my friend :)

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  9. well I feel I blew it today because I didn't give the picture much attention I guess .. I love your Microfiction and look forward as always to read you next week.



    Antique Dolls


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  10. Wonderful! I can just imagine such a scenario.

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  11. I'd be complaining about those skates, too.

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  12. Poor Missy, look what fun she's missing.
    Your so good lin, I love my extra present on Monday's from you. I think you should share it with everyone, but I love geting yours this way too! Take care , gonna get colder here! Brrrrrr

    KB;

    Thank you, I just can't change it yet! I've tried and always go back! Have a great evening!

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  13. Tatty;

    A giggle to start the week, love that. Thank you so much!

    Skald;

    Girls do yell out when they need something. They're not shy amoung friends!
    Thank you for stopping by!

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  14. This is adorable, Peg. Cute idea! With my failing eyesight I missed the fact that she was on skates. Great idea!

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  15. Thom;

    Gosh I love that word Brilliant, not because I am by any means, but because it is such a compliment. Hope you know what I mean, articulate, I'm also not!
    Have a great week away!

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  16. Oh!omg! I am seeing the skates now, I got the whole thing wrong then.lol

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  17. Ah, women and their shoes! {I know, I'm a girl but I don't have the "shoe" gene}.

    Does appear that Betty's doing her best to help out. Is there a French Maid doll to clean up you suppose? ;)

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  18. Love this one! Poor dolly, standing in skates would be uncomfortable! And Bettie looks like she has clothes enough to share.

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  19. Hope;

    I would love a French Maid Doll, I have cleaning duties today>

    I never had the shoe gene either but I love to look at cute shoes! Go figure>

    Have a great Monday Hope and an evening to match!

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  20. Barbara;

    I wonder why Betty has all the clothes...she must be a great planner!
    Thanks for stopping by.
    Have a great week!

    Kay;

    I know what you mean, I just saw what looked like skates and remembered a doll made for the skating star Sonia Hennings.
    Hope your weather is better then ours...oh it always is!!!!!

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  21. quilly;

    I saw the skates and knew that I couldn't stand in them for 5 minutes!
    Thanks for coming by, always great to see your name on my comments

    Larry;

    I cam by and read your fiction and thought it was great. Sometimes a quick glance can deliever great thoughts!

    Jab;

    Thank you, women are very aware of shoes that hurt their feet!
    Have a great evening, thanks for coming by!

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  22. First 50;

    Me too, if my feet hurt, I hurt all over it seems!
    Look forward already to next weeks stories.
    Have a great evening!

    Rekhaa;

    You did great, the skates were hard to see for sure!
    Have a great evening, see you next week!

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  23. This was good Peggy, I can see where Sonia be in need of some shoes after being in skates for two days. Chuckled at the Name to.

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  24. gosh, two days in the skates! poor doll! good thing she has betty at hand :)
    loved this

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  25. SouthlakesMom;

    That's right Boop Boop De Boop, couldn't say it better myself!
    Have a good evening!

    Bill;

    The skater looks like the doll that resembles the Olympic skating star Sonia Henning. Before my time but my Mom told me about her!
    Thanks Bill !

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  26. Peggie I love reunions especially when all the girls are dolls... winking at you


    A Camera Special To Me


    thanks for stopping by and leaving a comment

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  27. You know, Betty Boop doesn't deserve ALL the attention.

    So when you get a moment, I left you something at my place. And no, you don't have to dust it.

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  28. Awe cute Larry,
    I love to stop by your place!

    Hope;

    Thanks Hope, you always mae me smile!

    Joanie;

    Thanks for the comment and for stopping by and leaving it!
    Have a great week!

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