Source: 100 Word Wednesday: Week 122
Word count: 100 words
A man entered the Valley House brewery carrying a wood duck and sat at the bar. The duck’s painted head and red glass eye glared at the bartender.
“What’s with the duck?” the bartender asked.
“Would you trade a few rounds of your Wood Duck Wee Heavy Ale for this decoy?”
The bartender poured his drink and set the decoy behind the bar.
A few days later the bartender stroked the decoy’s head and smiled. It was a good deal. A few more free drinks and the glaring duck’s head became the perfect tap pull for his Wood Duck Ale.
Keep on writing.
Jo Hawk The Writer