“Well, you know,” chortled the King of Marigold “it’s not so bad being the king of an insignificant country.”
“Couldn’t agree more, darling,” boasted his wife the Queen.
“We have no war, a stable economy,” she continued.
“We don’t have to be bothered with things like Brexit or unethical election tactics, and everyone respects our flag and national anthem. What’s our secret,honey? Do you know?”
“It’s that way because we all have pretty much the same ideas, my dear,” he reminded her.
“Can’t be done otherwise.”
“You see, this ‘vive la difference’ crap isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.”
Each week Rochelle Wisoff~Fields leads us in Friday Fictioneers. Sandra Crook supplied this week’s photo prompt.