For Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge #95, where we write about this photo from Forgottenx at DeviantArt:
“Yes way. Come on, we’ve been locked down for six months, and you’re a mess. Let me sort you out ready for Monday – it’ll only take five minutes”.
With that, Johnny tore out of the kitchen and scurried up the stairs. Mum dashed after him, grabbing a pair of kitchen scissors and a pudding basin on her way. She heard Johnny’s bedroom door slam and, picking her way through the toys which were strewn over the landing, she pushed it open.
Hiding under his bed covers, Johnny resolved, “you’re not coming anywhere near my fucking hair”.