Unison -#AtoZChallenge @AprilA2Z

Made with Notegraphy.com
Made with Notegraphy.com

Gerald tapped his foot impatiently while looking at the large clock tower with its moon face staring benignly into the distance. It’s late, he thought.

In the next few seconds, his ears perked up as he heard the sound of hurried frenzy. Turning, he eyed the group grimly as they made their way towards him, one of them yawning  while the other two looked nervously at each other.

“I hope you’re happy!” he bellowed, an action that sent chills down the spines of everyone gathered. “Just look at yourselves! Gene, your coat looks filthy! Harry, yours look like you rolled around in a haystack and Frank, don’t even begin to explain that stain on your back! Let’s just practise! Please!”

Shuffling around in embarrassment, they lined up in single file and waited for Gerald’s signal. At the stroke of 12, he raised his eyebrow and the quartet broke into song, their voices raised in unison, tearing through the stillness of the night.

For a whole minute, nothing happened. Then, a shoe came flying through the air and clipped Frank on the side of the head. Crying out in pain, he stumbled and fell from his place.

Mewing in defiance, he glared at Gerald, thrust his tail in the air and said, ‘I am all for sticking together but that’s it! I quit! Find another cat for your quartet!’


A-Z Challenge 2015

My theme for the Challenge this year is

Alternate  Angles

Follow me on Facebook, Bloglovin’, Twitter,

WordPress Reader or by e-mail (links in sidebar)

to be updated when I publish a new post.

Thank you for reading. I appreciate you stopping by 🙂

51 thoughts on “Unison -#AtoZChallenge @AprilA2Z

  1. Wow. I’ve been all the way back through your posts. Some of these are so moving! You should choose some of these and do a short story book with them. Really impressive.
    Keep up the great work!
    Heather M. Gardner
    Co-host: Blogging from A to Z April Challenge
    Blog: The Waiting is the Hardest Part [http://hmgardner.blogspot.com/]

  2. Hahahaha I love this! I totally love stories with unexpected funny twists in the end. I always try to incorporate something like this for my own stories. 🙂

  3. I actually was thinking about Cinderella strangely. I felt they may be objects/animals that turned into Cinderella’s chariot and other stuff. 🙂 Very interesting tale!

  4. LOL 😀 This was great! I was wondering all the time I was reading what would it be about! Cats!! Didnt cross my mind!! 🙂

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.