Grandpa Tate handed him a stick and told him to play. "It's a horse, or
maybe a fishing pole. You decide."
The 5-year-old examined the stick with suspect thinking it was an odd toy.
"It can be a rocket ship?"
"If you think you can fly it," said the old man.
From my very short story collection Short Fuse Stories: A Very Short Story Collection
Copyright © 2019 Michael Shawn Sommermeyer
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