Just Desserts

by Thomas Kleaton

 

“Ah yes, and now for the naughty list,” said Santa. His eyes twinkled behind his petite spectacles. “The parents who smirk and say I am a lie.”

“You always bring two of them back with you,” said Faelchon. “To show them Santa is, indeed, real.”

“Ummm…fresh-baked cookies! And boy, am I hungry,” Santa took one from the elf.

He admired the shriveled texture of the skinned face baked into the crumbly dough. A few teeth protruded like half-submerged M&Ms.

“I’m sure they believe in you now,” said Faelchon, snickering.

Santa bit down into the cookie, severing one crispy ear.

“Delicious!”

 

For more from Thomas Kleaton, visit his blog by clicking here.

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This