Write a complete story in 100 words or less.
Beginning. Middle. End.
Make Every Word Count.
The Photo Prompt:
PHOTO PROMPT @ A. Noni Mouse
The castle door reluctantly opened. Icy rain glistened from golden tresses and porcelain cheeks.
Wary glances. But dinner was lovely. Their son was lovelier.
Off to sleep in the Queen Victoria bed stacked ceiling-high with feather mattresses.
The tiny pea on the box spring caused very regal purple bruising on her back.
Approving smiles acknowledged the bruises. Legal papers could soon be drafted.
“Dear, would you please assist in the scullery?”
A sweet smile and delicate nod.
Easy. Dirty dishes to the left. Wash and place clean to the right.
Watchful eyes filled with Horror and Sadness.
A left-handed princess? Never!
Missing our days of travel. Staying Safe. But Getting Weary. Oh So Weary.
How are you holding up? Need a Bit of Magic? Yeah. Me Too.