Title: These Shoes Were Made for CallingAuthor: JennyDisclaimer: Not mine.Pairing: Michael/MariaRating: YTEENSummary: Michael gets Maria a present at a yard sale. Ficlet; 200 words.Author’s Note: For nibbles2.“Where did you find this?”Maria grabbed the proffered gift from Michael, an excited gleam in her eye. It was one of those telephones in the shape of a high-heeled shoe, hot pink in color. She couldn’t remember the last time she’d seen one like it.“I saw it at a yard sale down the street,” Michael answered. “It was, like, two bucks,” he added with a shrug.Maria turned the phone over in her hands. “I had one of these when I was a kid,” she murmured.“I know,” Michael responded.“How did you know?” She held it up to her ear.He shrugged again. “Saw it in a flash once when we were making out.”Maria pulled the phone away from her face and stared at him for a moment, dumbfounded, before simply smiling and shaking her head. “You are such a surprise sometimes,” she mused. Then, “Let’s try it out!”Like a kid with a new toy on Christmas morning, Maria gleefully plugged the phone into the unused jack in the kitchen, then quickly dialed a familiar number and waited for an answer.“Liz? You will never believe this. Michael just got me the best gift ever…”
Adorable. Keep writing!
Aw, thanks. I do feel like I'm on quite a roll, lol!