Thursday, December 4, 2008

Reunion

"What do you mean, all this?" Asked the Inspector.
"Rings, dwarfs, keys, shots in the dark, I'm tired . . . you know Inspector, I'm sure I've seen you somewhere before . . .
"Erm . . . well, yes, we were at school together . . . but I doubt you'd remember me . . .
Joe looked more closely at the Inspector.
"Monica Smith-Jones!!!" He exclaimed, nearly knocking his drink off the table
"Yes, that's right, Swotsy Mondy . . . " Monica reddened and turned away from Joe trying to hide her embarrassment.
"Oh, my God, you've changed. Filled out a bit as well. Didn't you used to have a crush on me?"
"Erm . . . well . . . I think we ought to talk about the case, I am on duty you know. Perhaps we can put our minds together and work it all out."
"Perhaps we can," whispered Joe as he leant across the table and covered Monica's hand with his, "perhaps when this is all over we can . . .

6 comments:

scarlet-blue said...

I'm being very unlucky today!!!!
Sx

Rowena said...

Don't delete it... just delete the first few words.... it still fits with the previous.

start at... Erm, don't I know you somewhere?

It would be a shame to lose this tasty bit.

In fact I refuse to let you. I'm going off of yours.

Son of Incogneato said...

I can delete mine. You've been so very unlucky lately.

scarlet-blue said...

Oh.. I was going to take Rowena's advice...
Okay, from now on no more deleting! We'll work it out somehow!
Sx

Son of Incogneato said...

Oops. I can put it back in if anyone feels for it. Not that it was what you'd call Pulitzer material.

Rowena said...

Put it back! Leave them both. They both work together, nothing conflicting there except for that first line where they are responding to the same thing.