My entry for this week’s Sammi Cox’s Weekend Writing Prompt.
“Uncle Zip, tell us a story! Pleeease!”
“Allright, allright. Listen!
“Once upon a time, a young fellow named Swift went on a journey. He wanted to see the world, travelled far and wide but was always unhappy because everybody hated him.
“That changed when he met Flippa, his true love. They married, had many children and instated our empire. Do you know which empire that is?”
“The empire of fleas!”