CCC169: Little Jack

Jack dusted himself down. His legs were aching, a burn in his calves. But he knew that would ease as soon as he walked. At least he’d made it to here. So much for the nay-sayers.

Oh, you’ll fall, they said. Look how tall it is.

And so it was. It was the mightiest beanstalk he’d ever seen.

He looked around him, stretching his over-worked legs. Now, where was that giant?

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14 Responses to CCC169: Little Jack

  1. Dale says:

    Not two minutes after his climb he starts looking for trouble!
    That was a fun one. 🙂

    Liked by 2 people

  2. Sadje says:

    Good, fun story Crispina

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Frank says:

    Loved this story!

    Liked by 1 person

  4. Nope, Not Pam says:

    Poor Jack, bitten off more than he can chew I suspect

    Liked by 1 person

  5. A bit of whimsey this week, Crispina. I enjoyed it very much.
    Have a great week … Isadora 😎

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