Struck Dumb

For Fandango’s Story Starter #20, where we build something around the following phrase:

We had planned to meet under the bridge at midnight, but…

I was late. We had arranged to meet in the park, by the grotto, but I was late. I hoped she hadn’t given up on me. Damn! I glanced at the luminous facia of my wristwatch. This was only our second date, we’d really hit it off first time around, and I had high hopes for her. I crossed my fingers that she would wait.

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The Tuesday Groan

I was intending,
To tell joke about butter.
But fear you’ll spread it.

Making you groan… any day of the week!


clipart image of the Confederate flag

(Almost) inspired by Fandango’s One Word Challenge (FOWC) of 16 November 2021, hazard.

Back when I was an infant, a lamb,
I’d watch Dukes of Hazzard, in jams,
In fact, rather than play,
I’d watch TV all day,
Which explains why I failed my exams

Prompt image for the Fandango One Word Challenge prompt

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