Bob the mechanic said, “Obviously someone side-swiped you.”
“Can’t be,” answered Linda. “It was sitting in my garage.”
Bob didn’t question customer claims, however unbelievable. He just fixed cars. “Well, this is no problem, ma’am. We’ll have her fixed by the afternoon.”
“Oh, and could you check the car phone? The phone log keeps getting wiped.”
The two left the maintenance bay.
On the shop TV, a story ran about the hit-and-run killing of a Russian spy.
In the car, the phone began to ring. Something answered it.
The voice said, “Good morning, Agent Prius. Congratulations on completing your mission.”
Written for the Friday Fictioneers: https://rochellewisoff.com/2017/05/10/12-may-2017-2/