‘I’m worried about that bag.’
‘That bag over by the milk.’ Keith snaked out a long arm.
A suitcase was standing by the counter, the nearest person a few feet away.
‘It’s been there ten minutes.’
Keith headed towards the other patrons and started to quiz them. Nobody claimed ownership. Most shrugged, unconcerned. A couple left.
A man appeared and grabbed the handle.
‘Where the fuck were you?’
‘Literally taking the piss, you idiot!’
‘It’s a coffee shop.’
‘In central London. D’ya really think the only Long Black you’re likely to get here is a coffee?’
A drabble is a story of exactly 100 words.