EDitorial ± 6-Sep-2015
Like The Clappers
(75 word short story published on Paragraph Planet on Sunday 06-Sep-2015)
Fully expecting lip from the tangled knot of schoolkids splayed across the cycle path, they spot him and miraculously part with a cheery "soz, mate".
Grateful, he dings his thanks.
One of the uniforms, perhaps the lad on the red Chopper, dings in reply.
His thumb double-dings acknowledgement.
This, too, is echoed back.