Tactics

Logo for the Fandango Story Starter Prompt

For Fandango’s Story Starter #6, where we build something around the following phrase:

There was only one way to keep her quiet, and it was…

This was a new experience for Martin. Though his painstaking work, restoring antique musical instruments, required hours of patience, the person who tested him the most was his six-month-old daughter Lizzy.

Sometimes, right before bed, usually when she was overtired, Lizzy would begin wailing inconsolably. David found there was only one way to keep her quiet, and that was to take his daughter in his arms, to stand in the middle of the lounge, turn up the volume, and begin dancing.

Happy Tuesday, everyone.

Author: Mister Bump UK

Designed/developed large IT systems, interrupted by a stroke in 2016, aged 48. Now mix development of health-related software with voluntary work and writing. Married, with a grown-up, left-home daughter.

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