She arrived early and the square was empty. It was difficult for her to blend in to the surroundings so she stepped into a doorway and waited.
Her contact was late. When he arrived, she watched him stop and light a cigarette. Drawing on it slowly and inhaling. He looked around and then dropped to tie his shoe. She watched him tuck something into the wooden box next to the water pump. He stood up, flicking the cigarette away, and left hurriedly.
Looking around she saw an old woman approaching the pump with two pails on a pole balanced across her shoulders. She waited patiently until it was clear.
Finally, the old woman left and the square was empty again. Quickly, with her heart pounding, she retrieved the small package from the box and disappeared from sight.
Good morning! Another Wednesday rolls around and I’m hoping you all had a good week. Linda G.Hill’s One Liner Wednesday is a sure way to get over Hump Day. I always enjoy reading everyone’s positive quotes and funny anecdotes. This week she asks us the question “Good or Bad?”
Here is one I found. Have any of you ever done this? 🤭