Desert

You ask, "Were you in the desert recently?"

Uncle Bob gets a far-away look in his eye. "I love the desert..." His voice trails off and you sit in silence for a few seconds. "What?" he exclaims. "What were you saying?"

"Nothing, Uncle Bob." It seems pretty clear that he doesn't want to talk about anything related to his job--whatever it is--so you decide to drop it. "Let's have breakfast."

Together you enjoy your Frosted Flakes, as you tell him about the creepy start to your morning.

THE END.

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