Sadje over at keepitalive has nominated me to tell a story based on the following photograph.
She looked at the cake in dismay.
It was her favourite, sticky chocolate with cream filling, a rich dark bomb just waiting to explode in her mouth.
Just the thought made her mouth water, but such delights were loaded.
She could have cried, but then her Mum came in with a handful of sparklers and stuck them in the top.
As she lit them, she grinned.
‘The diet can start tomorrow. These will keep those calories at bay.’
‘Well, that’s one way of burning them off!’