“I’ve had a rather frenetic day and I feel like my head is in a bit of a fog,” Felix said to the man behind the counter. “Maybe you can help me out. I’m looking for a gift for my wife, one that will be a fitting tribute to what she means to me.
“That’s exquisite,” Felix said. “How much would that set me back?”
The man behind the counter leaned over toward Felix and whispered to him.
Felix let out a whistle. “I love my wife,” he said, “but not that much.”
Written for these daily prompts: Fandango’s One-Word Challenge (frenetic), Ragtag Daily Prompt (fog), Word of the Day Challenge (tribute), The Daily Spur (glad), Your Daily Word Prompt (gander), and My Vivid Blog (whistle).