Photo Challenge #369

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Photo Challenge #369

“I know you don’t really listen to me, but are your eyes for decorations too? What makes you think this is useful to me?” she screeched like a siren luring sailors to their deaths.

Her husband only scratched his head. “Well, at least it’ll be easier for you to go in and out of water,” he muttered.

She took a deep breath – not to calm herself down but to build up her lung capacity. And screamed bloody murder at her husband.

“I’m a mermaid! Have you ever seen me using the stairs?”