Ed was in the market for a rowboat and scanned listings on Craigslist to see what was available. He found an ad for a “hand-crafted rowboat,” something Ed found intriguing. Best of all, the guy was asking just fifty bucks.
At noon, Ed met the seller at the marina. After looking the boat over, Ed was a bit skeptical. “It looks dry now, but is it seaworthy?”
“Well,” the guy said, “it’s what you might call a fixer-upper. But with a little TLC, you’d have yourself a mighty fine, one-of-a-kind rowboat.
“Forty bucks and we’ve got a deal,” Ed said.
Written for today’s 100 Word Wednesday prompt from Bikurgurl.