DESERTER – Friday Fictioneers Photo Prompt

It’s Fiction day and another great choice from Rochelle. If you fancy taking part, take a look at the prompt on Rochelles page and write anything that comes to mind in 100 words or less.

Here’s mine. Hope you like it!


PHOTO PROMPT – © Jennifer Pendergast

‘You’re sure no-one will look here?’ Felicity’s forehead wrinkled and Shona reached out and squeezed her hand.

‘No-one uses this part of the railroad anymore…promise.’

They heaved the sack onto the dusty carriage floor and pushed it into the corner. Shona wiped her hands down her corduroys.

‘What do I say when Mother asks where he’s gone?’ Felicity touched the freshly bruised skin and winced.

Shona planted a gentle kiss on the wound and smiled – moonlight glittering in her dark eyes.

‘Tell her he ran off with a girl from the carnival. She’s always hated the carnival.’

98 words

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