Writing Prompt #6: Inappropriate Laughter

As the title suggests, this writing prompt is going to deal with laughter at in inapropriate time and place. Imagine, if you will, sitting in a church as a grieving family member delivers a eulogy. From behind you, you hear someone struggling to hold back laughter. As the individual tries not to interrupt the service, people attending the begin to shuffle in their seats to see where the interruption is coming from.

What was going through this persons mind that made them that caused the sudden bought of laughter?

In the event that you use the prompt, please feel free to link to your story in the comment section below.


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