And the clock struck… {Microfiction- 42 words}

And the clock struck… {Microfiction- 42 words}

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Isn’t he the most precious thing? she purred.

Yes, he’s adorable, the mother replied uneasily.

Β She’d never told anyone but, the moment he was born, the lightning bolt had struck the house and every single clock had stopped at the witching hour.




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Written for YeahWrite’s GargleBlaster prompt #159
This week’s question:Β 

Have all your clocks stopped?

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  1. Spooky for sure! Though I have to admit, when my son was an infant I could have sworn all the clocks were stopped during his witching hour. I swear, time stood still some evenings. Thanks so much for hitchhiking, Sue – I hope you'll be back for next week's gargleblaster!

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