Sunday Photo Fiction – June 9, 2019

Welcome to Susan Spaulding’s Sunday Photo Fiction challenge.
This week, she’s selected one of her own pictures for us. You can check out how to participate below:

‘You’re joking, right?’
‘No. Why? It’s perfect!’
‘But it’s a..a…… tent!’
‘Yeah. So? It’s big enough for the two of us and real cosy. What’s the problem?’
‘Look Harry. When you said we were getting away from it all for a quiet weekend, I imagined…………. well, something else.’
‘What’s better than this? No-one would think to look for us on a camp site! There are so many doppelgangers around and without the fan fare and make up truck in tow, who’s to know?”
‘I AM!’ she shouted. ‘ I do not DO tents! I want a flush loo, hot shower, decent food, a warm comfy bed, colour TV, a cold beer…………’
‘There’s a shower block, restaurant and pub on the site. The views over the bay are magnificent.’
‘No. I won’t go. Go on your own.’
‘OK, I will. Oh, I take it you can find your own way home then? The site’s in the opposite direction.’


About pensitivity101

I am a retired number cruncher with a vivid imagination which extends to short stories and poetry. I love to cook and am a bit of a dog whisperer as I get on better with them than people sometimes! Due to a nightmare of a house sale in 2014, 'Home' was a 41 foot narrow boat until April 2017. We made strong friendships both on and off the water, and enjoyed swan and duck families for neighbours. Sadly times change and we now reside in a small bungalow a short distance from the beach on the Lincolnshire coast.
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11 Responses to Sunday Photo Fiction – June 9, 2019

  1. eschudel says:

    That would be me – luckily Kevin and I are in agreement over the basic comforts of getting away from it all!

  2. Sadje says:

    This is great!

  3. I’m with Harry! My tiny tent and I have really happy holidays together – I’m off again in a few weeks time!

    My Sunday Story!

  4. DB McNicol says:

    I have to laugh every time someone calls me a camper because we have an RV (41′ toy hauler 5th wheel trailer). Nope, I’m an RVer. No way am I a camper. I have a queen bed, shower, dishwasher, washer/dryer AND a ceiling fan. LOL!

  5. Abhijit Ray says:

    Lesson number one, don’t go camping with a wrong partner. Toughing it out is not for everyone.

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