100 Word Short Story – Signal Strength Excellent

Signal Strength Excellent

 

You know that saying ‘Old habits die hard’? It’s true. I was only ninety two when I died. Dad used to say when I was younger, ‘Let me know when you get where you’re going’. He wanted to know I was safe. It became an obsession with me and my family so I was delighted to receive my first mobile phone. It meant I could text when I got back from the shops. It was just good sense.

Arrived safely.

Press to send to my contacts. Signal strength excellent. Okay.

Oooh! A reply.

About time. What took you?

Dad? Lolx

 

Thanks for reading.

Paul ;o)

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