#FWF Free Write Friday: Time & Place Scenario
You’re young. You are standing in front of a shop window watching something on the black and white television inside. A woman grabs your hand and runs down the street, pulling you along…
This week’s prompt by Kellie Elmore
I am not scared as the unknown woman pulls me away from the shop. I have a feeling that something ominous is about to happen. As we walk further the surrounding street starts to disappear and we are now walking into a beautiful long sandy beach with calm, clear blue sea. The sun is shinning, it’s warm and there is just a slight breeze.
She wants me to seat and look inside myself. What do you see in your future, what do you want?
Why do you bring me here? You know that my dream is to live by the sea – facing the beach and the pine tree forests behind. Why are you showing me the future and show me that I will never achieve that? Instead I am spending my life in a cold and dark country away from the beautiful sand and blue of the sea.
I want to go back to the time of innocence, of black and white tv, of playing outside, of when I believed that what I dreamed would be reality…