for Six Sentence Stories where the given word is Reserve.
“I’m sorry, but I’ve decided to leave you,” said his wife, “you’re such a bore”.
“Okay, bye,” said he as she dragged her case out of the door, “make sure you shut the garden gate behind you”.
He’s very reserved, nothing upsets him, nothing excites him, he’s never been known to show emotion.
Recently, his faithful dog died, it happens, someone damaged his car, that happens, his house was burgled, never mind, the doctor said he was ill, he just shrugged his shoulders.
He plays the Lotto without expecting to win, but last Saturday when he turned on the television to check his numbers, he discovered he had won, a considerable amount in fact!
“‘That’s nice” he muttered as he switched off the TV and got back to reading his book.
Thanks to GirlieOnTheEdge for hosting.