PHOTO PROMPT- ©Ted Strutz
The heat in Hal’s bar was oppressive. Greasy culinary stenches assaulted her nostrils.
‘Montezuma’s Revenge’ had wreaked havoc with her digestive system from the moment her clod-hopping feet had touched foreign ground and her ox-like shoulders were burned to a frazzle.
“Oh, do make an effort!” Her slim, elegant sister moaned.
“Just for once, why don’t you put yourself in my shoes?” she screeched. “I’m overweight, under-tall and have the grace of a behemoth. I feel shit, look shit and can do nothing but shit!”
“I think you are beautiful.”
She turned towards the velvety male voice and instantly rallied.
Word Count: 100
Written for Friday Fictioneers – a 100 words story based on a photo prompt. Hosted by Rochelle. Read the other entries here.