http://jennymatlock.blogspot.com/2011/01/saturday-centus-be-afraid-be-very.htmlIt is Saturday Centus again and Jenny almost knocked me out of play this week with her prompt of "Beam me up, Scottie". But I rallied, found a way, and I am back in the game again! For complete rules go to:
She helped her mother-in-law through the optometrist’s door. “Hope he doesn’t rip me off for new glasses again,” her shaky voice blared across the office.
Rachel winched, but the biting words were not unexpected. The receptionist ushered Ethyl right back to a room, having learned it was far better that way. Rachel watched the dowager’s hump ease down the hall while her own shoulders felt stooped by burdens.
Why had Frank died leaving his mother in her charge?
“We never liked her, but she’s all I have now,” echoed the stabbing voice.
“Beam me up Scottie”, mumbled Rachel.