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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Emma was playing on mum’s iPad. At just three years old, she was remarkably adept at finding exactly what she wanted and work all the features and functions she needed. It wasn’t just a few regular favourites; but stacks of things that appeal to a three year old too.
Granny was amazed how this tiny tot could master the machine and shocked that all she wanted was to play on it all day. And mealtimes! Impossible to get her off the machine. Granny must get tough!
“Your dinner's ready!” she called. “Come now!”
“I’m busy; can you pause it Granny?”