Friday Fictioneers prompt for 26 February 2014.
What is Friday Fictioneers? Rochelle presents a challenge to write a one hundred word story that has a beginning, middle and end, based upon a picture that she provides on her blog.
Here is today’s picture prompt (below).
Three Squares a Day
Word Count: 100
Genre: Fiction Humour
Jacques, now known as Jack back home in Rockland, sat with his cousin Aurèle at a tiny bistro beside Chartres’ main intersection. As the tractor pulling hay bales lumbered by, he thought of how little things had changed in the town of his birth. He couldn’t resist ribbing his cousin just a little, as he thought of his own farm in Ontario. Things would be humming along as usual, under the eye of his oldest daughter. He turned to Aurèle with a sly wink and said, “Good crop but it doesn’t look like the cows are getting a square meal.”
26 February 2014