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PHOTO PROMPT © Dale Rogerson
Cotton Candy Monster & The Disco Pony
Spring arrived in its usual fashion, a large quantity of snow. What was unusual was the color. It was orange. I thought it was a trick of the light until I held it in my hand.
I heard music coming from down the block. I trekked through the snow and came to a building with pulsing rhythms and flashing lights. Inside, an anthropomorphic pony and a cotton candy monster were dancing to disco music. The lights emanated from the pony’s butt.
“Where did you get your vaccine?”
“I bought it from a guy in an alley. I couldn’t wait anymore.”