No More Funding

She came in through the garage door and put her notebook on the counter.  Her husband looked up from his newspaper and asked, “How did the meeting go?”

“Don’t ask, it was horrible!”

“Want to punch a pillow horrible or just scream really loud horrible?”

She smiled a little and said, “Ugh.”

“Tell me what happened?”

“On the stupid school board wants to abolish the entire after school program.  I mean it is the only source of art and music most of those kids get and it is “free” after school care so the kids are safe.  It is crazy!’

(100 words)

Written for Fandango’s One-Word Challenge (FOWC) – abolish