Buy or Lease?

“She’s a liability! If you’d ever taught her to climb safely-”
“This is my fault now? I wasn’t there, I couldn’t catch her.”

Casey pretended to look at a mug. Why would anyone want to drink out of hospital memorabilia?

“-and now you’re making a scene! This is just like you!”

Sam was probably awake by now. Hopefully the nurses were in the room. It made sense that no one wanted to help someone like Sam. All anyone was talking about was separating them.

“Folks, I’m afraid I have to ask you to leave. There are actual parents here.”

Prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about an unexpected landing.

Prompt: Hospital gift shop, 9:00 AM 


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