Anke (ankewehner) wrote,


Originally published at You can comment here or there.

Setting: ?
Genre: Fantasy, Fairy tale
Summary: Everybody knows that a magic cap makes you invisible. And some people know how.
Notes: Prompted by Ellen Million
Words: 100

A magic cap doesn't turn you invisible as air. It doesn’t work that way. How I know? I used to have one.

Look there. Do you know his trade? Yes, a carpenter. And the woman with the top hat, she's a chimneysweep. You can tell just by looking at them, by their dress and their hats. The magic cap made it so you looked like someone you weren't - not a different face, just a different role. And most rich folks don't pay much attention to a stablehand.

No, I don't have it any more. Why? Now, that's a longer story.

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Tags: drabbles, fairy tales, first person, magic
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