After hours which felt like days, after the long struggle, panting, Joey reached into the cookie jar at about the same time that the stool on top of the chair toppled over. He fell to the ground with a series of loud crashes, slightly bruised on his knee, but – he held it, his prize, a chocolate chip cookie in hand. He ran, before his mother could come to see what the noise was.
Here’s my post for the A-Z Challenge. I’m behind again, and exhausted. Long day!
3 thoughts on “V is for Victory”
I’ve been enjoying the A to Z Challenge, but I’m so glad the month is coming to an end. Aren’t you?
Yeah, pretty much exactly right on that. 🙂
Yes, run and hide and eat your prize before Mom finds out!
~Patricia Lynne aka Patricia Josephine~
Member of C. Lee’s Muffin Commando Squad
Patricia Lynne, Indie Author