Daily Prompt: Sorry, Mummy’s Busy

Tell us about a time when you should have helped someone… but didn’t.

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via Daily Prompt: Sorry, I’m Busy.


He communicates with his eyes.
Looking straight at me.
He doesn’t talk.
He makes a little sound.
He whines.

He waits daily
for his feed, his treats and
most of all going for car rides and walks.
His ears pricked up
when I pulled my shoes velcro strap.

He stood up
on his four legs.
Getting excited jumping around.
Sorry Toby, Mummy’s going to work.
Not taking you for car ride or a walk.