“What were you thinking, Alfred? We can’t keep that thing in our home.”
“Keith asked for it. I promised to get him want he wanted for his sixth birthday.”
“That is not what he said.”
“Yes it was. And a promise is a promise.”
“I know that you grew up here in the African savannah and that life was very different for you than for me growing up. But Keith did not say he wanted a tiger for his birthday”.
“Yes, I heard it clearly.”
“No, dear. Keith said that he wanted Tigger to come to his birthday party.”
Written for Saturday’s Photo Prompt: Requirements: The Photo Prompt and only 100 words.