Week 40 of Saturday Centus the prompt is to use up to 100 words (not including the prompt) using the line "It was growing bigger by the minute..."
What An Atmosphere!
What an atmosphere and it was growing bigger by the minute. The tension in the room was palpable, you could cut it with a knife.
If only he had kept his big mouth shut, but too late for that now, his foot was well and truly in his mouth and the icy silence wasn't being helped by his Donald Duck impressions! Why did he always resort to that, when he had inadvertantly insulted someone.
I've told him before, even though it diverts attention away from his original remark, however good his impressions are, they just makes things worse.
It's his nerves you know, he can't help it.