Twittering Tales – Diet Cheat


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Sneaking downstairs she opened the fridge and gazed at the verdant, healthy food.

“Damn this diet” she whispered.

Then, spying a wedge of Cheese she grabbed it and was about to eat it when she saw her daughter staring.

“I’m lucky you’re there, Sweetie. You saved me from myself”.

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This story was written for Kay Myrman’s, Twittering tales challenge, click the link to see her post:

Twittering Tales #136 – 14 May 2019


I have also included the following word prompts:



50-word story – In a Cage.

He didn’t know whether to abstain or abscond.

He knew that when he came face to face with that verdant loveliness he wouldn’t be able to do either.

His addiction held him as trapped as if he was in a cage.

He could do nothing but savour the moment.

FOWC with Fandango — Abstain