The Write Fighter: Part 23

Gerald was jolly as the truck’s cab bounced along; his fingers wrapped around the wheel like wreaths.

“Good news,” Gerald opened, “The wife said I could go to the fights.”

“That’s cool she gave you permission,” Robert shot back with a smile. “But, seriously, if I get you in, please don’t cancel.”

Gerald then asked, “Did you hear MMA will be in the Olympics next year?”

“Nice! I was fixing my car and missed the announcement.” Robert also shared, “I’m starting Jiu-Jitsu lessons today.”

Robert observed the possibility of yet another escape from the house twinkle in Gerald’s eye. 

Word Count: 100

Continue following along with each part of The Write Fighter to watch the story progress. All parts of the story are collected under “The Write Fighter” tab on mmastorytime.com‘s home screen.

Prompted from MMA Storytime’s 100 Word Flash Fiction Challenge at: https://mmastorytime.com/2020/10/25/100-word-flash-fiction-challenge-39/.

Prompted from Your Daily Word Prompt at: https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2020/12/17/your-daily-word-prompt-jolly-ydwordprompt-december-17-2020/.

Prompted from MMA Storytime’s Word of the Day at: https://mmastorytime.com/2020/12/17/mma-storytimes-word-of-the-day-cancel/.

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