“You really need to do something about your sense of humor,” Gary said. “That comedian was very funny.”
“See, that’s what I mean,” Gary said. “The fact that you didn’t appreciate his joke about female empowerment is yet another manifestation of your lack of wit.”
Now it was Gary’s turn to look at his watch. “It’s only 11:25, Judy,” he said. “It takes approximately ten minutes to drive home from here.” At least let me finish my beer.”
“If we don’t leave this instant,” Judy said, “it won’t be my alleged lack of wit that will manifest itself.”
Written for these one-word prompts: Weekly Prompt (humor), Fandango’s One-Word Challenge (abstract), Ragtag Daily Prompt (empower), Word of the Day (manifestation), Your Daily Word Prompt (frighten), Scotts Daily Prompt (late), and Daily Addictions (approximate).