jim_m848 avatar

by

Perhaps it was just the proximity, perhaps it was just the heat. He was already sweating when he got to me.

He smiled at my predecessor, weakly, vainly smiled "64.30" he said.

"Card?" He said.

He started to scan mine, carefully arranged as they were, just for him. I could see each *BLEEP* tugging at his will. The hum of the conveyor was the blank sheet for the music, never a chord. *BLEEP*
*BLLEP*

*BLEELP*

*BELLEEP*

He finished. I smiled the smile of the champion. Of the bull.

"64.31" he said.

"No, I think that was the gentleman before me"

3 comments add one below

  • avatar

    Jim M almost 3 years ago

    Don't tell anyone. I think I saw a man go crazy today

  • avatar

    Neville Hunt almost 3 years ago

    I just did too :-) Interesting.

  • avatar

    Jim M almost 3 years ago

    @Aspen; dull/predictable/less random acts ;) thank you for your comments both :)

Join the conversation

Sign up or Sign in to leave a comment on this drabble.