King of Fools (A Free Fantasy Short Story) by M. R. Mathias
Approx. 10,340 words.
Published on August 23, 2011.
I'm off to make a fool of a fool, and a fool of a king as well.
Only a fool can fool a fool, but, with a kings wits, who can tell!
I'm off to make a fool of a fool, and a fool of a kingdom too.
I might lose my head by the kings-man's ax, but I'll try to fool him too!"
-The King of Fools