This post is submitted to Friday Fictioneers. The challenge is to write a complete story with a beginning, middle and end in 100 words or less. My story follows the picture prompt below.
“How many in your party sir?“
“Just myself tonight.”
“The name on the reservation?”
“I don’t have one. Just arrived in town.”
“Appears to be around a twenty minute wait sir.”
“Perhaps I could have one of those empty tables behind you?
“Sorry sir, those are all reserved.”
While waiting I glanced at my black face in the gold framed mirror in the waiting area and wondered.