Fiction

…the alarm went off at 6am…

100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups – Week#165
Hosted by Julia at Julia’s Place
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Prompt: …the alarm went off at 6am…
Rules: You have an additional 100 words (106 in total) to put to the prompt to produce a piece of writing to share.

Tear In My Suit

tiramisu-908181_640Their fifteen-year anniversary dinner was waning towards dessert. They looked at the menu.
“Tie-rah-me-sue? ” she said. “What’s that?”
“Tiramisu,” he said.
“I had no idea that’s how you spelled that,” she said, “or said it.”
“What did you think it was?” he said.
“Tear-in-my-suit. Like a joke.”
He shook his head.
“You know,” she said. “Like it’s so good you eat so much you bust out of your clothes.”
She puffed out her cheeks, and they laughed together.
“What time did you get up this morning,” he asked.
“The alarm went off at 6am.”
He reached across the table and stroked her hand, and smiled.

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