“Great,” he thought, “a hill; we’ll never get moving!”

“Let the clutch out slowly, easy now.”

“OK, move it into second, take your time.”

“They’ll stop honking once we get moving “

Why he’d agreed to teach the twins to drive a stick was a mystery now.

He must have been dozing when he agreed to it!


Each week, the lovely and talented Ivy Walker hosts a link-up challenging writers to spin a tale in six sentences – no more, no less. Click on the link right here to find out more and link your own post. While you’re there, click on the blue frog button to find more stories from some wonderful storytellers.

This week’s prompt was stick.