#100WW — Our Time Will Come

E40384EE-3E85-47D1-85C0-72B8F0F02EDE“I don’t understand,” she thought as she sat in a chair, “how it’s possible. It’s just not fair. We mannequins are surrounded by clothing. It’s all around us. And yet here we are, as naked as the day we were manufactured.”

“I know,” thought the headless silver mannequin standing next to her. “This is mortifying. There are racks of clothing items, and here we are, exposed to the world.”

The other headless mannequin thought, “The humans think we have no feelings, no pride, no shame.”

“Don’t worry,” the seated mannequin thought. “Our time will come soon enough. Then they’ll pay.”

(100 word)


Written for this week’s 100 Word Wednesday prompt from Bikurgurl.

15 thoughts on “#100WW — Our Time Will Come

  1. Nova April 10, 2019 / 2:53 pm

    In a world where body shaming is a big issue, they shouldn’t complain. LoL

    Liked by 2 people

  2. Marleen April 10, 2019 / 4:59 pm

    RUBY & THE ROMANTICS – Our Day Will Come

    Often made into elevator music, yet memorable,
    this song fits into the department store environs.

    Liked by 3 people

    • Fandango April 10, 2019 / 9:37 pm

      I love that song. The original, not the elevator music covers.

      Liked by 2 people

  3. oneletterup April 10, 2019 / 5:36 pm

    I saw a scene very similar to this one last year – when the Sears store closed at the local mall. So bizarre! Great post!

    Liked by 3 people

  4. bikurgurl April 11, 2019 / 12:28 am

    Turning the tables – something you do so well in your tales 🖤 Thank you for joining us again on our 100 Word Wednesday writing challenge 🖤

    Liked by 2 people

  5. leigha66 April 11, 2019 / 7:41 pm

    This was good. Reminded me of a Doctor Who where the mannequins came to life.

    Liked by 1 person

    • Fandango April 11, 2019 / 7:49 pm

      Would you believe I’ve never seen even one episode of Doctor Who?

      Liked by 1 person

      • leigha66 April 11, 2019 / 7:58 pm

        Really? I highly recommend it. Especially the seasons with David Tennant, he’s my favorite Doctor. It is a nice “escape” from the world.

        Liked by 1 person

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