Weekend Writing Prompt — Cavalier

95BECA97-C33A-49E0-9BBA-A743BE435BC1“I assume you still want those earrings with the feathers I got you,” Don said.

“Please, Don, let’s not make a big deal about my birthday,” Megan said.

“I really wish,” Don said, “you wouldn’t be so cavalier about your birthday.”

“On balance, it’s no different from any other day. I just need some space to deal with getting older, that’s all,” Megan said.

(64 words)

Written for Sammi Cox’s Weekend Writing Prompt, where the word is “cavalier” and the word count must be 64 words.E16CC861-2708-43FA-A13F-1258BCB62319Also written for these daily prompts: Fandango’s One-Word Challenge (assume), Ragtag Daily Prompt (feathers), The Daily Spur (birthday), Word of the Day Challenge (wish), Your Daily Word Prompt (balance), and Jibber Jabber (space).

15 thoughts on “Weekend Writing Prompt — Cavalier

  1. Mister Bump UK July 11, 2020 / 1:13 pm

    My wife had a significant birthday just the other week, so I had to put up with that. I just said that, at her age, they’re all significant 🤣 Fortunately the shed has a power connection!

    Liked by 2 people

  2. Sadje July 11, 2020 / 3:15 pm

    These are a lovely pair of earrings. She would be happy with those.

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Keith's Ramblings July 12, 2020 / 6:40 am

    That’s exactly how I felt a couple of days ago on my birthday! Nobody gave me earings like that – If they had I’d have gone fishing with them!

    Here’s mine!


  4. Bill July 12, 2020 / 12:28 pm

    Good one. But, oh god, you had to remind me. 15 more days.

    Liked by 1 person

  5. leigha66 July 13, 2020 / 4:24 pm

    I am not really bothered by birthdays. I will take every year I can get. Some aren’t so fortunate.


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