Monday, 15 August 2011
100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups Week #6
The Head's Office has set a new challenge for this week with the prompt: …the sun shone but…. So here goes! Please view the other entries at the above link as well.
The sun shone but the strong breeze coming off the sea was chilly and she wrapped her cardigan tighter around her. The wind tossed her hair and blew it against her mouth, sticking to her lip gloss, but she didn't notice. A dog ran up to her, panting, pressing its cold nose against her hand but ran off as it's owner whistled. He gave her a puzzled glance as he passed her, wondering why this woman stood there at the same time every day, staring out to sea. A lone tear ran down her face as she turned and walked back to her car.