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Rated: ASR · Short Story · Comedy · #2154593
Beware who's listening when your standing in line... (A 75-word story)

Jason glared at the line. “I haven't had this much fun since I fed my brother to the pigs.”

“Patience,” Emily said.

A grandmotherly-type lady turned. “What a thing to say!”

“I don’t have a brother.”

“Of course not. You fed him to the pigs!”

“It’s a saying.”

She began dialing 9-1-1.


She laughed, showing him a blank screen

“You didn’t call?”

“You’re not the only smartass here.”

Jason blushed as Emily “high-fived” her.

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*BookOpen* Cashiered ~ to dismiss, especially with disgrace. And, yes, the pun was intentional *Laugh*
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