Not Another One

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“Did you see they tore down the flower shop in Northwood?”

“I knew they were closing, but I didn’t know the building was gone.”

“Yeah I have heard a couple of rumors about other businesses building there.”

“Oh I hope it is something local and not another one of those huge chain franchises.”

“I heard both a coffee shop and a car wash.”

“We have so many coffee shops and car washes both.”

“Well we don’t really have many coffee shops on the northside of town, they are all downtown.”

“I guess that is true.”

“I will drink to that!”


(100 words)

Written for Fandango’s One-Word Challenge – franchise