I won’t tell how I came into possession of Ali Baba’s magic lamp. Let’s just say that I found it before it got lost.
“Oh great, another master, and what will you want?” Where was the respectful genie from the stories?
First of all, I want a grand mansion.
“Never fear, Master. I will provide everything you deserve.”
While it appeared spacious, it always felt claustrophobic. I preferred being outside. I was doing some decorating. As I knelt to pick up the new bathroom mirror, I caught the reflection of the real ‘Emperor’s new mansion’ that he felt I deserved.
This fanciful Fairy Tale retelling is all the fault of Rochelle’s Addicted to Purple site. Visit there, and use her Wednesday photo as a prompt to write a complete 100 word story.