Here is this week’s entry into the weekly challenge brought to us by the lovely Rochelle Wisoff-Fields. Here are the rules: Use the photo as inspiration, write a hundred(ish) words – and share! Here goes my offering for this week – and I welcome your comments again!
“They said the Platypus was a fake. Why wouldn’t they say the same about this… creature?”
I looked at Damian, looking at… It. I tried to be encouraging, in a gentle manner. “Come on, take a chance. This could be such a breakthrough, you know it!”
“But my reputation, I’ll risk everything!”
He wasn’t going to budge. I could just tell, from how he looked down his long nose, to the way he shuffled his hooves.
I sighed, too loudly. The furless, two-legged creature froze, then darted into the bush.
The ‘man’ as Damian called it, was going to be someone else’s discovery.