Friday Fictioneers is sponsored by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields. The idea is to write a 100 word story with a beginning, middle and end based on the photo prompt.
Photo copyright: Rich Voza
Mr. Potato Head
“Well, Christ. Ain’t that a shitty postcard.” He tossed it across the distressed table. She watched it sail over and fall onto the shag rug.
“He’s just a kid, Tom. What does he know?” She bent over and retrieved it, eager to read the simple, printed words.
“What the hell is kowabunga? I don’t even know what goddamn country that would be from. You telling me you got any bloody clue?”
She examined the stamp. Mexico. He had made it.
“Nope.” She turned away from him and flipping the card, smiled at the brilliant sun.