Boxes, folders, papers and…
‘Check this out! It’s a pronghorn sheep!’
‘That’s not a pronghorn you idiot, it’s a longhorn.’
‘You two have no idea. It’s a stronghorn. I read about them in at school.’
Triplets are supposed to be close. Finish each other’s sentences. Read minds!
But all they ever did was fight.
Later at dinner, Grandpa asked directly, ‘Were you in my office today?’
Three pairs of eyes widened and three mouths answered ‘No’ without hesitation.
The simple fact all three boys agreed on something made it obvious that not one of them was telling the truth.
Friday Fictioneers is a challenge set by Rochelle Fields where writers around the world create 100 word stories inspired by the one image. For more information see: http://rochellewisofffields.wordpress.com/2014/07/16/18-july-2014/