Streaming Drabbles 100 words at a time.
drabble (plural drabbles)
A fictional story that is exactly 100 words long.
The purpose of a drabble is brevity, testing the author's ability to express interesting and meaningful ideas in an extremely confined space.
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Drabble of the Day
“Throw it away,” she said.
Tom twirled the white sailor’s cap on his hand. ‘Kiss me quick’ was emblazoned across the front, but he’d crossed out the word ‘quick’ with a black marker and written ‘slow’. The cap wasn’t really white anymore, and the writing was no longer black. It had that purple tinge that comes with age – because black never really was black. And white was rarely white.
If it was, she would remember.
“And don’t put it in the charity bag. It’s not in good enough condition for that.”
Age changed everything but his love.