Sorry couldn’t resist, I’ll have another go when the photo arrives
“Hobnobs? You can’t come in here and say hobnobs. What if everyone decided to say hobnobs.”
“Well what can I say?”
“I don’t know yet, I’m awaiting instruction.” The official straightened his sandy overall officiously. “What are you doing now?”
“Twiddling my thumbs and drumming my fingers on the desk.”
“That may be a skill in itself but kindly desist. You’ll just have to wait for the prompt.”
“Where shall I wait?”
“Wait in here, nothing’s arrived yet, but do it quietly, it’s a photo prompt not an audio, and you’ll have to move when the photo arrives.
Written for Friday Fictioneers – a 100 words story based on a photo prompt. Hosted by Rochelle. Read the other entries here.