The Secret Ingredient
“These cupcakes are delicious! I’ve eaten six already!”
“I will! They’re wonderfully citrus flavoured. What’s your secret you saucy minx?”
“I use lemon zest, and there’s also a surprisingly large amount of arsenic in them, but that’s tasteless. Enjoy!”
Word count: 41
This was written with the prompt zest provided by Sammi Cox’s Weekend Writing Prompt #262.
This was inspired by Greg’s Blog’s Tea Time Secrets (though mine’s nastier).
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