The Weekly Knob Prompt [247] — “Pipe”

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John wasn’t in the mood to take another job, but when the phone rang he answered.

“Yeah, Sal,” said John, “what’s going on?”

“Could use you on this job, pal. I know you’re close to being done for the day. It’s fixing some plumbing for a house remodel. The guys I have here now don’t have the experience.”

“Text me the address. I’m going to pick up a coffee and then head over. You want anything?”

“I’m all set. Thanks, John. I knew I could count on you.”

John picked up his coffee from the drive-thru window and then parked…

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