Thursday, March 7, 2013
"All those stairs! They look like they lead to nowhere!"
"I realize it's a lot of stairs, sir, but you'll really like the apartment. And you'll find they're not nearly as bad as they seem."
"I can't even figure them out! They go this way, and that way, and ... and ..."
"Things are often not what they seem, sir. Bet you'll find living here inspiring!"
"I doubt that. I've a feeling this is only gonna be temporary."
"Whatever you say. Ready to check out the apartment, Mr. Escher?"
Picture prompt above, story below, 89 words and I'm really rocking the limit of 100 words no end these days! It may have been mathematically improbable, but I seem to have finally climbed the staircase of the 100 word challenge --- Relativity speaking, that is.
This is my weekly contribution to the Fabulous Flying Friday Fictioneers/You Won't Believe Your Eyes Association. Click the link when you're ready to ascend to the other Fictioneers' impossibly interesting takes on the subject.
Meanwhile I'm looking for another set of stairs to climb, like the ones below. Wonder what the rent is on that place ...