55 WORD FICTION: Sleepytime

55 Word Story: Sleepytime

He’d approached her while she was lost, trying to find her way out of a mall– too good to be true.  Now, they were at a house party—fun, except no one else was standing.  When she suggests they sit, he shrugs.  “Narcolepsy, I’ll fall asleep.”  Only me, she thinks, hating her new four-inch heels.

In the season premiere of "The Simpsons", Homer Simpson is diagnosed with the health condition narcolepsy.

In the season premiere of “The Simpsons”, Homer Simpson is diagnosed with the health condition narcolepsy.