Windows 108

Flap flap. Squawk squawk. It wasn’t an owl, she thought. What did she remind her of? Some sort of bird.

“You look like a bird,” she retorted before she could think. She wished she had come up with a better comeback; this one only made the laughs louder as Barbara began waving her elbows while she had her hand clasped on her hips.

Maggie Ellenby's Windows 108, Rosebery Avenue, Islington, EC1R
Maggie Ellenby's Windows 108, Rosebery Avenue, Islington, EC1R

“You make a good bird,” her father cried. “A good bird”.

“That’s cos I’m your bird,” she replied whilst fanning herself with the rolled up crossword book and batting her eyelashes.

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