The Missing Sister2) ObsessionThe Missing Sister2 days ago in Flash Fiction & Vignettes
“No, no, no!” Basil ripped the sheet from his pad, tossing it over his shoulder. Still wasn’t right.
It missed the full bin, coming to rest next to countless other scrapped pieces of paper.
Ratbag batted at it, tail flicking as he crouched amongst the paper.
“Whatcha doing?” Lily pranced in, looking over Basil’s shoulder.
“Nuthin’.” He scowled and hunched over, trying to hide the pad.
“Whole heap a nuthin’?”
“Go away, Lily.” He pushed her away.
“Fine.” Lily pouted and, turning, caught sight of the cat. “There you are!” She pounced on him, scooping him up into her arms.
Ratbag struggled, yowling, but she had a tight grip and wasn’t going to let go.
“Jeez, Basil, you need to let up.” She kicked at the paper lying around the bin.
“Go away, Lily