Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Dead Rite chapter 171.05

She looked up, residue of chocolate rice around her mouth and the cereal packet bulging. She held a spoon in one chubby-fingered hand and had spilled chocolate milk all down her pyjamas. “I'm eating cereal. I told you I was hungry.”

“Yes, love, but it's customary to pour the cereal into a bowl, first, not just add milk to the packet. There's far more than you can eat there and it'll only go to waste.”

“No it won't, I'm very hungry.” She dipped her spoon into the cereal again but her lack of attention meant it caught on the inner wrapper. One tug sent chocolate stars and milk in a wide arc across the kitchen. “I want those.”

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