“What do you mean by that?” Frank asked.“Look at yourself, Frank,” Ruby said. “You dress like an aging hippie. It’s 2020, not 1970.”
“Hey, I’ll be damned if I’m going to start dressing in a manner designed to oblige what others define as high fashion,” Frank said. “I’m fine dressing like an old hippie.”
Ruby let out a sigh, turned around and, as she walked away, quietly said, “an old hippie fool.”
Written for these daily prompts: The Daily Spur (loneliness), Fandango’s One-Word Challenge (taste), Ragtag Daily Prompt (ruby), Word of the Day Challenge (aging), Your Daily Word Prompt (oblige), and Jibber (quietly).