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PHOTO PROMPT © Trish Nankivell

Thanks to dear Rochelle for hosting Friday Fictioneers and to Trish Nankivell for the photo.



‘Appraisal meetings, hate them. I know what my manager will say : ‘head in the clouds’, ‘not all there’.

‘I’ll hide in the men’s room cubicle, lock the door just for a while.

This is such a cliché in tv dramas, hiding in toilet cubicles.  Two colleagues

come in talking about me : ‘Hal Houdini’s such an airhead, waste of space, and creepy. They should fire him.’

‘Oh really ?’ I shout over the locked door.

‘Open this door Hal, we’ll force it open ‘.

‘He’s vanished ! How ? Here’s a note ‘ Now you see me now you don’t’.