50-Word Story: Just Another Day




Just Another Day 

(50-word Story)

By Ally

“Welcome to our adoption center,” Mr. Blake ushers people inside.

Time to please them. Maya barks softly. Kenny shakes his tail. Misty shows her pleading face. I know these tricks, but my limp hind leg is too obvious.

Maya is adopted. To me, it’s just another day in my kennel.

(The story first appeared on Fiftywordstories.

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2 thoughts on “50-Word Story: Just Another Day

  1. Thank you! It’s based on my experience of visiting several local shelters. The dogs there are waiting to go home with someone.


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