In response to the Carrot Ranch’s Flash Fiction Challenge: Symptoms
Symptom: change in voice. Diagnosis: pharyngeal cancer.
He knew it.
The crossing turned green and pain jolted up as he stepped forwards.
Symptom: jarring pain from little toe. Diagnosis: broken toe.
Staring at the answers from dr.net, he gave little notice to the standstill traffic picking up around him. What about that strange itchy bump?
Symptom: lump under left buttock. Diagnosis: fungal infection.
That couldn’t be right.
Head bowed to his phone, he heard the crossing signal and stepped out onto the road. Nothing more could be said about him now, except…
Symptom: Self-absorbed in minor ailments. Diagnosis: Hypochondriac.
I decided to go back and use some of Charli’s old prompts. Since I haven’t done this prompt before, I figured there was no harm 😉
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