Notes: For primeval100: challenge 387: Tall tales.
“…so I only woke up when the phone rang, and I realised that my alarm hadn’t gone off –I don’t know what happened, maybe it’s broken. I tried to get here as fast as I could –I even skipped breakfast!- but when I got to the bus stop, the bus didn’t show up so I had to wait for the next one and then that one got stuck in traffic…”
Lester held up a hand to stop Connor’s ramblings; he was going to be here all day at this rate.
“So, you overslept?”
Connor sighed in defeat. “Yes. Sorry, Lester.”