99 Word Fiction Challenge from Carrot Ranch.
“Eh – What’s Up Doc?”
You could just hear the sarcasm dripping in his voice.
I had just lost a job I had been doing for over twenty years and was in no mood, but it made me laugh anyway.
I needed some humor to relieve the stress I was under. It’s tough getting downsized.
I smiled and said, “How about a piece of that carrot cake you got there?”
“No problem sir. I’ll get that right away. Need a drink with that?” he said.
“How about some ice cold milk?”
Somehow, I knew things were going to be ok.