Whatcha Got There?

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"Whatcha Got There?" is a piece of flash fiction written by Frank Ballast about technology.

The Story

The grubby, primitive and hirsute male squatted over his broken rock. Lifting the shard, he cut himself by accident. He dropped the stone.

In a tree a crow cocked his head in fleeting curiosity.

The man looked back down and grabbed his new thing. He walked away. The crow followed.