Friday, November 19, 2010


Swathed in velvet and jewels, Cinderella pulled on a white satin glove. The lace band squeezed her flabby arm. "Maid," she called, a thin note of disdain in her voice, "I believe this pair, too, has shrunk from carelessness. Please bring me a pair that you haven't taken to be laundered and find out who's mistake this was."

"Yes Your Highness," came the young girl's response. Quickly the girl picked the dropped glove from the floor and put it in the pile with the other discarded gloves. She handed the Queen a new pair of gloves, which she assumed would also prove to be too small.

*** One Minute Writer ***


  1. Oh, Cinderella, how the tides have turned... love it :) (Stuntmum from swap-bot)

  2. So glad you were able to stop by. Please let me know if you do get your site up and running. I'd love to visit it!

    And I am very glad you picked up on the subtle point I was trying to get to!

  3. I did it! I got mine up and running last night.