As Sharp As A Rockfish

As Sharp As A Rockfish

24th Post Challenge of 31

 

“How are you after such an ordeal?” he asks her, his words dripping concern.

“I’m almost back to normal,” she teases, knowing the retort will no doubt elicit from her ‘friend’.

“Normal? There’s nothing normal about you!”

“I’ve no idea what you’re talking about,” she tuts, raising her eyebrows.

“Come on! You make normal look like the Shaanxi earthquake. And I bet your mind and tongue is sharper and more venomous than a rockfish’s quills, as always.”

“Ha!”

“Oh, and a broadside thrown in for simple pleasure.”

“Please, pray do tell when on this precious Earth you are going to take up writing again?! You sure have a knocking knack with words.”

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