Rochelle Wisoff-Fields is our host for the Friday Fictioneers photoprompt challenge.
Not feeling very well, she’s supplied one of her own pictures to inspire us.
Here’s hoping my effort this week will raise a smile.
Money was tight, but he had an idea.
It wasn’t the most original, but she loved balloons so he parted with his last two pound coin and selected one that had been discounted off the shelf.
Imagine his dismay at the greeting when it was blown up.
Hopefully she’d see the joke.
He picked some roses from his garden and knocked on her door.
‘Happy birthday Mum’ he said.
Sniffing and coughing into a tissue, she took the balloon and rasped
‘How did you know?’