“So, what do you think? Pretty awesome, right? I’ll definitely win,” Adam said with a wide smile.
Ellen walked a circle around the sphere, tracing its papier-mâché surface with her finger. She prodded it a few times to test it for firmness, and when she was satisfied she nodded.
“Not bad,” she said, “For the moon.”
Adam gave her a confused look. “The moon? It’s the earth. Look,” he said, holding up a card that said ‘earth’.
“Yeah…the earth isn’t dark and grey,” she chuckled. “It’s blue, green, yellow and brown. Come on, you colorblind fool. Let’s get some paint.”
A tough prompt this week from Friday Fictioneers. Go check out the other great stories!