Too beautiful a day to be confined. Whose silly rule said stay on the sidewalk, stay on the leash, conform? They looked at each other: tall dark-eyed human and golden, brown-eyed dog. "To hell with it," he said. He unclipped the offending item and left it on a nearby bench. Today they would run free.
About Friday Flash 55: The challenge is to write a complete story in fifty-five words. If you've written a 55-flash, go let The G-Man know!