The trumpeter

26 Dec

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He lays down his trumpet in the smoke – filled room, hangs up his coat and then…

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12 Responses to “The trumpeter”

  1. Kenia Santos December 26, 2014 at 8:16 pm #

    searches the shadows for remnants of last night’s good dreams.

    • crayfish December 27, 2014 at 10:40 pm #

      He is surrounded by empty bottles but not bottles of booze.

      • Kenia Santos December 28, 2014 at 1:14 pm #

        “Who the hell are these people?” He thinks to himself. “I could use some beer.”

      • crayfish December 28, 2014 at 1:26 pm #

        He waltzes up to the bar and politely requests a pint of the finest. The barman disappears for a while and then reappears with a pint of goats’ milk. The man looks at it and…

  2. Kenia Santos December 28, 2014 at 1:32 pm #

    he is about to drink it up when he notices an old man sitting on the other end of the counter, staring at him with a grin. He…

    • crayfish December 28, 2014 at 2:44 pm #

      He puts his hat back on, waddles over to the other side. He’s about to introduce himself when…

  3. Kenia Santos December 28, 2014 at 4:24 pm #

    The old man gets on his feet out of a sudden jump and after bowing to the trumpeter he asks:

    • crayfish December 28, 2014 at 5:20 pm #

      “What’s your story?” To which the trumpeter answered…

      • Kenia Santos December 28, 2014 at 6:10 pm #

        “There is something about me I’ve never told anyone, why sould I trust you with my story?”

      • crayfish December 28, 2014 at 6:21 pm #

        The trumpeter went to his pocket, took out a pack of playing cards. He said to the old man, “When I stop shuffling, which card will be on top?”

  4. Kenia Santos December 28, 2014 at 6:58 pm #

    “Show me the Joker”, the man replied.

    • crayfish December 28, 2014 at 7:57 pm #

      The trumpeter threw the cards to the ground, put on his coat and picked up his trumpet without saying a word.

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