No. 554

Jane opened the washing machine and stars fell out.

She picked up one of the plastic, glow-in-the-dark, formerly-sticky stickers. She couldn’t figure out how an entire pack could have gotten into the laundry. She certainly hadn’t put it in.

Several hours later, after she’d almost forgotten about them, she realized that she’d missed the most obvious answer. “Trevor, why did you put glow-stars in with the dirty clothes?” she asked her little brother.

“I wanted to see them spin,” was his simple explanation.