The Ball Game

[<] [>]  by Mark Davis [*][^][+][@]

29 December 2011

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Drabble Challenge #61

Prompt: safe
The player slides into home plate before the ball reaches the catcher.
The security guard closely watches the angry spectator to prevent a fight.
The snack vendor checks the temperature of his cooler.
A man grabs his friend who is leaning over a rail to catch a fly ball.
A boy's father decides to leave the game early to protect his small child from the crowd.
The police officer directs the cars as they leave the stadium.
The team owner locks the office door and counts the money.

I sit watching the game from the safety of my own home.




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