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Child's Game Writing 76

Chalked Some Words

California SignOne of my first calls was to a very prosperous farming family living on the edge of town. Before my visit, I had been playing with a group of barefoot children in the street, during which I had chalked some words on the sole of my shoe. Forgetful of this, I drove up to a luxurious farmhouse and was graciously ushered into a beautiful lounge by the lady of the household. Lowering myself into a comfortable settee opposite her, without thinking, I crossed my legs. There, revealed in all its glory on the sole of my shoe, not six feet from her astonished gaze, was my chalk inscription.

"Rubber Sole Prank"
by Ron Meacock © 2017

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