Have you been in conversations that go somewhat like the following one?

Me: Have you seen the ba…..

XYZ: Barbie dolls? Don’t worry, she’s kept them all away.

Me: No, no, I want to know where the ba…..

XYZ: Your bag? It must be by your bed.

Me: No, no, no. I meant ba…..

XYZ: Why do you need the basket? Are you going to the market?

Me: Will you please listen?!!! I am looking for the bottle of pain balm!

In 2018, I am going to burn to a crisp those who dare do this. I have been working hard on my withering look. 😉

©Shail Mohan 2018



Daily Prompt: Conversation