Merry Christmas to all! And to all, a good night!
This week’s prompt: He didn’t want to go out on such a night, but
Ebenezer blew out the candle. He fluffed up his pillow, closed the bed curtains and settled down for a long winter’s nap. “I’ve been working too hard,” he muttered. Marley, you old dog. You can’t scare me. “Bah! Humbug!” He didn’t want to go out on such a night, but joyous carolers sang outside on the street below. A sudden thud struck his window. “Stupid fools!” He tore open the shutter and threw up the sash. “Be gone or I’ll call the constable!” A snow ball struck him on the head and he fell backwards onto the bed. “Bah! Humbug!”
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