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The Funny Banging Box

An story written in November 2022 :)

By Francis LPublished about a year ago 1 min read
The Funny Banging Box
Photo by freestocks on Unsplash

I woke up as every day of the year. Well,

I don't know why I've got this awkward feeling

Something strange would happen here. To make it clear,

I spent a very good night sleeping, dreaming

Of clouds and people I missed for a long time.

So, when the sun set its first sunbeams, shinning

As usual, I opened my eyes great clear

And started my breakfast ritual. A ring

Called my attention at the hall - I dropped a lime

So to run and open the entrance door - ping!

Too fast ! A short shot hurt my head (that will swell) -

But I'm OK! A small bruise is not the thing

I discovered landing fore me - that did fell.


"What ?!?" I said to myself "Why would a drone stop

in front of my house and leave random parcels ?"

Thus, such an artificial fly left a gift,

Composed of a letter and a big box - plop! -.

I wasn't expecting any consignment,

Nevertheless my curiosity led flop

The bits of alert I usually keep - lift

the scotch-bands and first opened the small fragment -

I only extracted guidebooks (not marvels)

Conceived exclusively with droll drawings -

the big box then cracked by itself in a bang -

A puppet startled from it with those sayings :

"Stop dreaming, nut !!". At that time my clock rang ...

By Volha Milovich on Unsplash

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Francis L

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