100 Word Catholic Fiction, The Prophet’s Report

“What you say makes no sense, how can this be?” said the king incredulous at the prophet’s words.

“My Lord I do not claim to understand it” said Nathan,”but as surely as the Lord lives and has given me his words, He was there with the strangers.”

“You saw his angel?”

“It was not his angel”, spoke the prophet still aghast, “When the stranger raised the bread to heaven, it was He, among them and the strangers knelt in supplication.”

“So the Lord appeared when he raised the bread?”, asked David.

“No my Lord”, Nathan paused “He WAS the bread!”