Story 33 of 100

Elena Tucker
2 min readMar 19, 2023
Photo by Colourblind Kevin on Unsplash

The tooth, the whole tooth, and nothing but the tooth.

I cannot believe I still work for minimum wage. It is disgraceful. Santa Claus doesn’t. The Easter Bunny doesn’t No one else does — but I do. I get no respect, do not get me started! Too late, you got me started.

I come from a long line of Tooth Fairies. Like a loooong line — before Christianity, long before Judaism…

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Elena Tucker

Writer and storyteller, immigrant, wife, mom, knitter, collector of jokes, lover of cheap, sweet wine.