In response to your prompt for “a mouse and its quest for cheese”, a story of less than 50 words. Inspired by The Shorter Story, a blog which poses an interesting challenge.
At the scent of cheese, her whiskers straightened and she peered out of the crevice with big brown eyes.
“Come closer,” he beckoned with a flick of his bushy tail, teeth glinting with saliva lacquer.
She fluttered her lashes and smiled shyly, brandishing a pair of razor incisors.