“What’s your angle?” Bill asked.
“I don’t have an angle.” Joe said. “I’m an ordained minister and the leader of my own church.”
“Yeah, ordained via some bogus website,” Bill said.
“It’s not bogus. My ministry is totally legit,” Joe insisted.
“Who are you to judge me?” Joe angrily asked. “God alone will judge me.”
“And the judge at your fraud trial.”
(Exactly 95 words)
Written for Sammi Cox’s Weekend Writing Prompt, where we are challenged to write a poem or piece of prose using the word “judge” in exactly 95 words. Also for these daily prompts: Ragtag Daily Prompt (angle), The Daily Spur (leader), Word of the Day Challenge (pious), Fandango’s One-Word Challenge (grateful), and Weekly Prompts (deception).