June 20, 2019, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about having to wait. Who is waiting and what for? Think about how the wait impacts the character or the story. Go where the prompt leads!
It was Godot all over again. I was at the agreed meeting spot, in a city I didn’t know with the promise of so much.
I arrived early, thank goodness for GPS as it took me straight to the meeting place. Around me was busy, people going to and fro, cafes packed with engaged couples and lone readers buried in their texts oblivious to all around them.
I needed this job, I waited, growing ever impatient but for how long?
I checked my messages.
Looked up left and right.
I felt powerless, unable to budge, in case he came.