Day Five: Be Brief
Today’s Prompt: You stumble upon a random letter on the path.You read it. It affects you deeply, and you wish it could be returned to the person to which it’s addressed. Write a story about this encounter.
Today’s twist: Approach this post in as few words as possible.
I am going for 100 words!
Lucy was eager to meet with school’s friends. Her brother dated one of them.
Lucy‘s BFF* was another girl, though. After Lucy spent a weekend with BFF* and her cousin, they exchanged letters. Brother was the subject; BFF‘s cousin showed interest in him.
Brother’s girlfriend was studying for Math’s exams. She borrowed Lucy’s books. Inside it, she found that letter.
Lucy didn’t know that all girls at school read that letter.
Brother’s Girlfriend never again spoke with Lucy.
Brother and BFF’s cousin married. Had kids. Divorced.
Lucy wished she had returned that letter.
Lessons on friendship, trust and confidentiality: Check!
*BFF – BEST FRIENDS FOREVER