“Maw,” Becky Sue whined, tears streaming down her face.
“Child, look what you’ve done,” Momma said pointing to the floor.
“Ya’ll dragged muddy dirt in. I’m near ‘bout to lose my mind with all the work that’s gotta be done ‘round here.”
“But, Maw, come see. Bubba’s done a real bad thing,” Becky Sue bawled.
“Please Maw, please come see.”
“Fine! I suppose it’s gotta be important.”
“Look,” Becky Sue pointed.
“Lordy that child’s done gone too far this time. Drinkin’, smokin’ and breakin’ your favorite dolly.”
“Go find me a switch, Becky Sue. Someone ‘round here needs some learnin’.”
Genre: Flash Fiction
Word Count: 100 words
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