Al goes to Chinatown (zapfic contest entry)steemCreated with Sketch.

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My pal soaked sweat and snot and saliva into the napkin he pushed around his face.

“You okay?” I inquired.

His red eyes swivelled up from his almost-still-full plate to meet mine.

“It's got a little kick,” he squeaked.

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This is an entry for the zapfic contest (the fire emojis aren't part of the story, just flair). I wouldn't be surprised if I turned it from #zapfic to flash fiction in a later post.

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Brilliant! Love the humour in this one! So few characters so much imagery! Thank you for entering the #zapfic contest! :)

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Thanks for hosting the contest! Spicy food has been on my mind and this was a fun way to explore it.

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