“Stop the car!”
Milly hit the breaks and hid her smile. They’d wondered how long it would take Pappy to notice what they’d done.
Only two days … Which meant she won the bet and Ben will be raking leaves all autumn.
When Pappy climbed back into the vehicle, there was wetness on his cheeks.
“Your doing?” he whispered.
It had taken considerable begging and a promise to maintain the church’s lawn, for the pastor to agree to put Granny’s beloved weather vane atop the bell tower.
Pappy chuckled. “She always put on a good spin, didn’t she?”
For Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers
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