Truth

Truth

January 1, 2021
'You're not real, are you. Not really,' said the brown-haired girl.
'How am I not real?' asked the dishevelled little owl.
'Somebody drew you. You're just pen and ink and pixels,' said the brown-haired girl. 'It's so sad.'
'Oh but I make people smile...' said the dishevelled little owl. 'Won't you please open your eyes?'
(Pause)
'Ah,' said the dishevelled little owl. 'There you go!'