Man and GirlThe white man was worried when he realised a little local girl was walking alongside him. A wild animal might eat her or, even worse (no, he admonished himself, not worse), she might scare all the animals away. Then what about the savages? They might have been missing her. Perhaps, he thought, they would think he had kidnapped her. How did these people punish kidnappers? By burning at the stake, probably, while some of them dance a heathen dance around him.Man and Girl1 day ago in Flash Fiction & Vignettes More Like This
'I say,' he said to the girl, knowing she would not understand him. 'Clear off, can't you?'
'What are you doing?' she asked.
'Good heavens! You speak English!'
'I speak many languages.'
'Well, you stick with English, young lady. Try and teach it to your people.'
'There are many things I'd like to teach people,' said the girl. 'But they're hard to reach.'
'Your people are savages, certainly.' He gave her an encouraging smile. 'But they can be reached.
for want of two questions (or three)for want of 'what cuber was doing there' and 'what if i wanted to say no at the beginning' in Starlight Avenger: Episode 9 the comment was postedfor want of two questions (or three)2 days ago in Short Stories More Like This
for want of the post Doloresmon had to read it
for want of reading it she had to get pissed
for want of getting pissed she had to mark the comment as spam
for want of marking the comment as spam she decided to take it up a notch
for want of taking it up a notch she blocked me
all for the want of two questions (or three because i was wondering how the hell you could say yes and no without a word but did not think about it at the time)