Intrepid Optimist is the place where I can share my stories; fact, fiction and thoughts from the past and present. It’s Written by myself for people who believe adventure knows no age
Written for Friday Fictioneers – 100 word promt
“Really Ellie.” Grumbled Elmer, struggling in the confined space to take off his boots. ”This isn’t camping.”
“Well, I think it’s wonderful.” Murmured Ellie, pulling the soft downy up to her chin.
“It doesn’t even smell of country side and there isn’t a mosquito within twenty miles of here.” Her partner continued irritably. “…and If I’d known the trail would be illuminated with fairy lights, I’d have left my lantern at home.”
“We’re not kids anymore dear…this is modern day camping.”
“Frankly.” Spluttered Elmer, If I’d wanted to sleep under a Tiffany lamp, I could have camped in Bloomingdales.”
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