Microfiction: Tug of love

A short story in 139 characters for Kat Myrman’s Twittering Tales, inspired by several recent protests by parents over custody rights.

Photo by Kat Myrman


Evening, the crowd dispersed but both refused to come down.
“I won’t let you have her.”
“She loves me best.”
“I named her.”
“But she’s my cat!”