Kong brushed at a hawk circling his head, “I know that we shuck corn.” Turning the slender capsule in his hands, he licked its bottom.
Godzilla grabbed another capsule and snapped off its wings. “And we snap beans.” He bit the end, and pried it open.
“So what are we doing here?”
“I believe it’s like shelling peas.” He deftly scooped out screaming people with one claw.
© Liz Husebye Hartmann (2017)
Carrot Ranch Prompt (09/21/2017): In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about what it is to gather a harvest. You can use the phrase or show what it means without using the words. Go where the prompt leads.