Flash: Good Roof

Image by Ron Whitaker on Unsplash

The roof slanted impossibly up, shingled in rich golden oak covered by tar and soot from thousands fireplaces around the city. Whoever crafted the roof did a bang-up swell job, all Jenkin-Junior. I can tell by how well the edge is holding up with me clinging by my fingernails.

(words 49; first published 11/20/2023 – created from a FaceBook writer’s group prompt where the aim is 50 words)