Lil' Miss Stinkerbum
Stuck With Change

Melting Butter

Saturday Centus. 109 words, the first line is the prompt.


Melt butter in a large skillet over medium-high heat 

And the phone rings; the butter sizzles, smokes, burns.

Melt butter in a large skillet….

Another pound.  And the doorbell buzzes. She ignores it but the dogs won’t quit barking and maybe it’s the upsguy with her order….


Another pound…. 

Melt butter in a…

And in walks Trotwood with what’s obviously a mouse tail dangling between her lips…


So that’s dealt with: Trotwood, banished to the backyard, snacks in peace.

Another pound…

Cell trills:  Pick me up now plz

“#!@ He said he had a ride home…!”


She switches off the flame

And it’s a Taco Tuesday night.



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