I don’t understand how people can hate bats.
I mean, just look at these little guys!
Look at the little face!
Even this little naked guy is cute!
And some adult bats are even adorable.
True, some bats are ugly…..
But not all of them…..
Just look at him…!
“The truth is” is a new daily post where I share a truth. It could be something personal, it could be something funny, or something totally random…you never know what you are going to get.
Sometimes I just feel like putting things out there…and here seemed like the best place to do it.
“No! How could you?”
“What? It’s just a bat.”
“Why would you kill it though? Bats are wonderful, mysterious creatures”
“No they are not. They are disgusting.”
“That’s your justification?”
“They are also annoying and ugly.”
“They are pests. They come into your house unwanted. They make noise.”
“So all those reasons make it ok to kill?”
“Yes. I just can’t stand to be around them. Killing them is just a public service.”
“Oh. Ok. Good to know”
“Hey, what are you doing with that shovel?”
“The way I see it, I’m…..doing a public service.”
Look at these adorable baby bats!!!!
Photo Credit: bordepanda.com
This bit of flash fiction is in response to
over at April 12 Flash Fiction Challenge Carrot Ranch literary community.
The Prompt: “In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story that includes a bat. You can use an association to the winged, cave-dwelling critter, or you can explore the word for other meanings. Bonus points for including a bat cave. Go where the prompt leads.”
*Disclaimer: I in no way condone the killing of people. This was just meant to be a light and humorous take on the prompt.