Saturday, April 19, 2014

Questions (250=1)(A To Z Challenge)


Can you shut off the alarm clock?

Do you have to play the news so loudly?

Are you going to sleep all day?

Won’t you be late for work?

Didn’t you make yourself some breakfast?

Did you hear the sound the car is making?

What time do you think you’ll be home?

Do you suppose you could stop and pick up some bread after work?

Why don’t you watch where you’re going?

Why are you late?

Can you take his call?

Didn’t you know the meeting was starting?

Did you jam up the copier?

What am I supposed to do with this?

Do you consider this acceptable?

Do you want to go to lunch today?

Do you mind if we try that new restaurant?

Have you ever been here before?

What are you going to order?

Do you want to try a little bite of mine?

Should we get a glass of wine?

Would just one drink be so bad?

Do we have to go back to the office just yet?

Do you know how cute you are when you smile like that?

Can’t you make up a sales call or something you had to go to?

Should we take separate cars?

Do you know where that hotel is?

Why don’t you make yourself comfortable?

Are you nervous?

Do you like what you see?

Does that feel good?

Where are you going?

What are you doing home already?

Are those for me?

What’s wrong?

Did you forget the bread?


This is a 250=1 story, which means it's exactly 250 words long, including the title.  I've written a lot of them and you should read them all, which you can do by clicking this to go to a list of them.  DOING SO MAY WELL SAVE THE UNIVERSE.  I mean, that's possible, right? 

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Robin said...

Uh oh. When I'm in a relationship and I get gifts out of nowhere I get suspicious... Why do you think that is?

Liz A. said...

Nice. Well, not nice, but an interesting way to tell the story, anyway...

Rusty Carl said...

That was intriguing. Well done!

Andrew Leon said...

Did the aliens want bread, too? Maybe that's why they didn't abduct him; he'd forgotten the bread.

Joy Pagel said...

Maybe SHE was an alien?

Thanks, everyone!

Fe said...

That's life, isn't it?



Visiting from AZ

Jean Davis said...

I'm going to answer yes to most of those.

I agree, that was an interesting way to tell a story.