Daily Prompt: Cake(100wordstory)


He trotted down the stairs, lazy footsteps falling heavily on dirty steps.
He looked around him and took in the filth-strewn surroundings, although he didn’t need such circumspection to confirm what he had been long aware.

The place was a mess, and truthfully, so was he. He walked through the hallway, shuffling apathetically over the litter on the floor. He sat at the kitchen table and lit a cigarette.

He looked at the forgotten half-ravaged birthday cake with distaste. A sickly reminder of his own age. His cigarette had gone out, he started on a whiskey breakfast and lit another.
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