|Coffee and Donut: JIP, CC BY-SA 4.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0>|
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You have to wonder what the situation is that has led someone to settle for black coffee and a stale donut. Is nothing else open? Can they not take the effort to find something better? Are they driven by something else? Why are they up? What are they doing?
For this writing prompt, write a short story around a character who is or has just consumed
black coffee and a stale donut.