The boys were looking in the rubble, hoping to pick up something which can be sold for some quick cash. They poked with their iron sticks. They heard a loud clank. Excited, the boys gathered around the sound.
‘It’s mine as I heard the clank first’, said the boy who had struck it.
‘But we brought you here to search’ said the other boys.
‘Stop! Let’s see what it is first and then decide if we can share it or not. Agreed?’ asked an older boy.
They agreed and started clearing the rubble. They were surprised to find a treasure chest.
This post is written for Friday Fictioneers for this prompt