“How did you manage to get that”—the party planner pointed to the illuminated tree chandelier hanging above the table—“up there?”
“A sticky spell, duh,” her assistant said.
A loud suction sound filled the dining hall as the tree plopped off the ceiling.
“You mean a sucky spell!”
“EVERYONE TAKE COVER!”
© Jade M. Wong 2016
Submission to Grammar Ghoul’s Shapeshifting 13 #56 Writing Challenge .
Credit for the beautiful featured photo goes to Daniel Cheung.