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Here is my latest entry into the weekly challenge brought to us by the lovely Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
Here are the rules: Use the photo as inspiration, write a hundred(ish) words – and share! Here goes my offering for this week – and I welcome your comments again!
Copyright – Renee Heath
– Wallow –
The candle had burned constantly for three years. Sophia had protested strongly at this persistent state of mourning. Nobody had listened.
She had left the door open on windy, wintry nights, hoping for a strong gust to extinguish the flame.
She had tried pinching out the flame herself, but her fingers just couldn’t seem to grasp hold of the charred wick.
She sighed, watching as the community indulged in more prayers as the third anniversary night progressed
When would they ever understand that she had wanted to pass over, that she was happy to be gone?
Living was definitely over-rated.
Click on the blue froggy below to read others’ offerings!