"Where are you going?"
"Umm, I was planning on going to the mall," said Neena in a meek voice.
"Why? In an hour, it'll be time for my tea." said the master authoritatively, "And won't the endless walking in the mall make you tired?"
There was silence.
"Go and rest till your next chore rather than galavanting." said the 65-year-old lady in a commanding tone.
Neena gave out a long sigh as she dragged her feet into the 4*4 room, " I wish I had not taken an advance from my master. I'm on a leash until six months."
In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story being leashed. Is it literal or metaphorical? Who or what is leashed. How does it set the tone? Go where the prompt leads!