Rudy

This post is written for Friday Fictioneers. The challenge is to write a complete story with a beginning, middle and end in 100 words or less using the picture prompt below.

Claire Fuller (7)
PHOTO PROMPT – Copyright – Claire Fuller

He was once considered a hero after his actions on September 11, 2001. It was hard to maintain that halo as he rapidly fell from disgrace one misstep after the next. The President had once considered him for his running mate. Now the President needed his help. He needed an endorsement from auto company to seal a foreign relations deal.

“Just get in front of the headquarters of an auto company and have their president say some glowing remarks about how I have turned the auto industry around under my leadership,” the President said.

“I’m on it boss,” said Rudy.

21 thoughts on “Rudy

  1. pennygadd51 December 11, 2021 / 1:34 pm

    Great take on the prompt, Danny. The POTUS owes him one…

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  2. Bill December 10, 2021 / 11:07 pm

    Oh lawdy, Danny. I read it and I smiled. 🙂

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  3. Michael December 8, 2021 / 6:57 pm

    Tyre gate comes to mind

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  4. msjadeli December 8, 2021 / 3:20 pm

    Sounds loosely based on a couple of political bozos that have made headlines over the years….

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