Daily Prompt: Unexpected Guests

http://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_prompt/unexpected-guests/

You walk into your home to find a couple you don’t know sitting in your living room, eating a slice of cake. Tell us what happens next.

—————-

Is it just me? I think daily prompts are becoming a bit more difficult to answer lately.

I think it depends on whether is a dream or real. Eating cake? I hope it’s not mine, haha. I don’t like to have someone outside the family check the fridge or pantry. But, if someone in the family invited them, it would be impolite to ask why they’re eating here. I surely would wonder what Mom or Dad is doing or where they are. And I would be wondering if I should ask them who they are, or if it’s rude to ask, or something like that.

When I was a child, we had more day-time guests than we have today. We used to be farmers, and many around us were too. They just came to talk to my parents, especially my father. The problem is I’ve never been good at memorizing people’s names or recognizing their faces. As a child, I was always having trouble matching our neighbors’ names and faces. So it was so awkward when someone was talking to me very friendly while I didn’t remember his name or I didn’t seem to know him at all.

Advertisements

14 thoughts on “Daily Prompt: Unexpected Guests

  1. Pingback: Daily Prompt: Unexpected Guests and unexpected WordPress Problems | Chronicles of an Anglo Swiss

  2. Pingback: Daily Prompt: Unexpected Guests | tnkerr-Writing Prompts and Practice

  3. Pingback: They Had Returned….Like They Said. | The Hempstead Man

  4. Pingback: Daily prompt: Strangers? what? | The Wandering Poet

  5. Pingback: Couple of WHAT? | I'm a Writer, Yes I Am

    • Thanks for your comment.
      I truly think writing a response to daily prompt is a great way to keep writing, but sometimes, a hour or two easily passes just thinking what to write to it. 😀

  6. Pingback: Eating Cake In The Breakfast Niche | Prairie Views

  7. Pingback: DAILY PROMPT: Unexpected Guests | Nola Roots, Texas Heart

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s