50-word story: The Chauvinist
She’d had a hard day at work. As usual he was lazing on the sofa. He didn’t get up to greet her.
She would’ve loved to have jumped straight in the shower but she knew he’d be expecting his dinner immediately.
Sighing wearily, she called him. “Come on then, Puss.”
Lucy Murray gave up running a successful Mobile Zoo business to be a full-time carer for her husband, who is ill, and her daughter who has Down’s syndrome. She is currently attempting to complete 50 wacky challenges before her 50th birthday. You can find out more at www.50by50.co.uk