CCC158: King of the Castle

“Ha, I’m the king of the castle, you’re the dirty old rascal…Off with his head…Here comes the candle to see you to bed, and here comes the chopper to chop off your head!”

Rupert woke with a start, sweat drenching his clothes. Phew, it was only a dream.

He startled again at the turn of a key in the lock. The heavy iron door slammed open.

“Good morning, your lamentable highness,” the man in black said. “Ready for the executioner’s block?”



About crispina kemp

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11 Responses to CCC158: King of the Castle

  1. nancyns384696 says:

    Very well done, Crisp! I was chuckling at this one!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Nope, Not Pam says:

    That made me laugh, off with his head ☺️

    Liked by 1 person

  3. SelmaMartin says:

    He was dreaming his reality. Oh my. But it was splendid read. Amazing. Way to go! Thank you. 👏

    Liked by 2 people

  4. Dale says:

    Oh dear! His dream tells me he was one of “those” kings… Off with his head!
    This was grea!

    Liked by 2 people

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