Join For Free!

Old Dog, New Tricks

"It's not easy, you know"
12 Votes 12
Score 5 5
12 Comments 12
0 Likes Stories Space Logo 0
962 Views 962
107 words 107 words


“Ever seen anything like it?”

“No. It’s not like mine.”

“So you don’t know how to switch it on?”

“Not a clue.”

“Oh.” George peered at the object in his palm. “No manual,” he shrugged, “just some bits I don’t need.”

“They don’t make manuals anymore.”

George’s eyes widened.

“You’re supposed to press stuff ’til it works. Don’t worry,” Meg patted his arm, “the grandkids will know what to do.”

“Oh yes…” George smiled. ”Think I’ll call them now. I miss their cheery babble.” He lifted his hand then let it fall. “I’ll use the landline.”

“Good idea.”



Get Free access to these great features

  • Post in the Forum
  • Write your own Stories
  • Contact members
  • Comment on Stories