The Breakfast Buffet

50 WORD MICROFICTION

Thrifty words challenge #9: Greed

My competition winning piece – thanks to The Bad Influence: https://medium.com/the-bad-influence/the-breakfast-buffet-8d0d0a2a19c0

Photo by Joel Goodman on Unsplash

Strategising as they wait to be released, salivating.

IT’S TIME!

A fast waddle to the spread before the final lunge to the sausages; piling the bacon onto their towering hash browns; an elaborate game of breakfast Jenga, returning multiple times with aggressive determination.

GLUTTONY…

I, muesli watch in serene fascination.


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