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A Thief in the Market

Every writer needs a little inspiration once in a while. For today's prompt, someone is stealing from small business owners.

I love local marketplaces; they're a great way to support local small businesses, and you can find some really great stuff there!

For today's prompt, someone is stealing from the booths at the local market. Will you set your story from their perspective or from the perspective of a passerby? Or a business owner? Why and what are they stealing?

Post your response (500 words or fewer) in the comments below.

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