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287. Scenes from the Second Seat on the Right

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Thursday, June 14th, 1:00pm
Simon (and Verne)

 

Simon sits at the window. Verne takes the seat beside him, grocery bag in hand.

Verne: (to bag, soothingly) That’s a nice chicken. (looks sideways at Simon and turns back to bag) I’m going to take you home and eat you all up. (looks sideways at Simon)

Simon smiles.

Verne: (to Simon) What? Haven’t you ever seen anyone talk to their food?

Simon: No, it’s okay! I talk to my food all the time.

Verne: Do you like the wings too?

Simon: (shakes head) I’m more of a leg man, myself. Maybe the occasional finger.

Verne: Ugh. I hate chicken fingers.

Simon: Me too.

Verne: And fish fingers.

Simon: (smiles) Me too.

Verne changes seats.

 

Next stop: Friday, June 15th, 9:00pm

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Author: LindaGHill

There's a writer in here, clawing her way out.

4 thoughts on “287. Scenes from the Second Seat on the Right

  1. Ugh!!! You are a weird lady, you know that? I LIKE that in a person.

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  2. This made me laugh! Thanks!

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  3. I have a friend who doesn’t like eggs. Whenever I eat them when I’m with him, he says things like “you know there’s a beak in there” as if the egg is a whole chicken.

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