It is day 7 of the Third Second Annual 30 Minus 2 Days of Writing challenge hosted by Nicky and Mike at We Work for Cheese and today's prompt is Hint, hint. So take a hint and go check out the other participants at WWFC.
"Oh please tell me. I'll just die, die I tell you. Won't you even give me a hint. I've gotta know. Oh please, pretty please" begged Charlie.
"Never! Not in a million years" replied his older sister. "You'd just blab it everywhere. Nope, not a chance."
"Patty" complained Charlie, "I'd never tell. I promise...cross my heart. You're so mean. You never tell me anything."
"Charlie, you really want me to tell you something" teased Patty?
"Sure" said Charlie, all ears.
"Get lost" she responded, frustrated at her little brother's persistence.
"Gee, I can take a hint" he grumbled as he shuffled away.