Word count 81 (excluding title)
I tried to get a date with the girl at the grocery store. Because I was a little nervous and wasn’t ready, I asked where the bananas and apples were. She said “aisle 26”. Ashamed of my cowardice, I got a cart and picked up some bananas and apples.
I got up my courage to ask her out, so when I saw that no one else was in line, I boldly asked “Now, how about a date.”
She said “Aisle 15”.
Entry 751 in the book to be “81 Words” trying for the Guinness record for most entries in an anthology. https://www.christopherfielden.com/writing-challenges/81words-stories-701-to-800.php. Book will be finished when it reaches 1000 entries. This may be submitted elsewhere.