The Seasoned Traveller
Espresso (Italian, with a caffeine kick)
‘Don’t know how these youngsters can afford priority boarding,’ the smartly dressed man said to Mia, nodding at the group of teenagers who were queuing behind them.
‘No,’ she agreed politely, although it only cost an extra £10 for priority boarding. Expensive, but hardly exorbitant.
He spent the next ten minutes trying to impress Mia with his knowledge of airlines and travel and she listened politely, hoping they wouldn’t be sitting together.
Finally, the gate opened and he offered the girl his ticket and passport.
‘Scusi, Signor, this flight is for Parma, Italy and your ticket is for Palma, Mallorca…’
About the Author
Dawn Knox has been writing for several years and has had horror and sci-fi stories published in various anthologies and romances published in magazines. She has just discovered the delights of Flash Fiction.