Time flies, and it’s Fiction in 50 words again already.  Check out other offerings at the Bookshelf Gargoyle.

This time, the prompt is ‘marriage of convenience’.  I give you:

The second date

She had challenged her blind date to dinner at her place. Whatever he could find in her fridge and cupboards. He was a chef, after all.

He accepted.

“Ah, mushrooms and eggs – a marriage made in heaven!”

A marriage of convenience, more like, she thought.  He just wasn’t for her.

© J M Pett 2017

#Fi50 | A Marriage of Convenience
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6 thoughts on “#Fi50 | A Marriage of Convenience

  • 22 February, 2017 at 9:00 am

    Ooh, hard woman. Mushroom omelette is delightful.
    xxx Massive Hugs xxx

    • 22 February, 2017 at 4:21 pm

      Yes, but I reckon mine was better than that chef’s!
      xxx hugs to my fun-guy xxx

  • 22 February, 2017 at 7:37 pm

    There are more issues here than what he can cook from her hit-or-miss grocery shopping. 🙂

  • 23 February, 2017 at 4:18 pm

    Hi Jemima – I think your fridge needs to be more discriminatory in future and refuse mushrooms! I guess then it might just be scrambled eggs … ah well – he’ll seduce someone else in due course with his cheffy skills -he was leaving time for other things !! Cheers Hilary

  • 27 February, 2017 at 11:28 pm

    I swear I didn’t read this before I did mine!!

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