“I thought you were gonna call it the ‘Pink Cadillac Diner,’” Dwight said.
“Yeah, that was the plan,” Derek said. “I bought the dam car and all.
“So what happened?”
“Roger,” Derek said, “does whatever he wants to do no matter who he hurts.”
“But isn’t he your 50/50 partner in the diner?” Dwight asked.
“Supposedly,” Derek said, “and he loved the pink Cadillac idea, but he wanted to name the diner ‘Rock-n-Rogers,’ so he had the Caddy painted, hoisted it to the top of the tall sign post, and told me if I don’t like it, I can take it down.”
I’m a few days late for the Friday Fictioneers prompt from Rochelle Wisoff-Fields, but here it is. Photo credit: J Hardy Carroll.