Hands on his knees, the prince panted breathlessly. Boy, I must be more out of shape than I realized. He thought and glanced behind him proudly. He smiled. 10 miles hike, not bad for an out of shape guy.
I am the epitome of true love. For almost 25 years, he had dominated my dreams. Whenever I closed my eyes, I could see him in my dreams. Whenever I looked up at the stars, his face would be the only one I saw.
In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, this week’s MMLM Sunday Writing Prompt is “A Story of Love.“
“Tell me how you find these again?” Jen asked.
Harry sprinted up the stairs and back down a moment later.
As his consciousness surfaced, Jack opened his eyes to see a woman smiling back at him. He gasped, “Who are you?”, scooting as far back as he could go.
She stood there, sobbing into his shoulder while he muttered, “It’ll be okay. Everything will be fine.”
“You were supposed to be watching her!” I shouted at the nurse.
“What do you think, babe?” I asked my husband as I lifted my leg.
Something is drawing me back, I’m sure of it. When I was seventeen, I couldn’t wait
Her words kept replaying over and over in his head, “I’m sorry but I can’t see you anymore.”
Spinning around, she searched for him. We haven’t seen each other since the ninth-grade, will he recognize me? She wondered, gripping tightly to the note in her hand. He was her first crush, first love, but they were broken up when her parents moved her across the country and since then, she’s been searching for…
At 3:55, he peeks at his watch, at 4 o’clock, I’m going to do it, he takes a deep breath and steps into the coffee shop. From there, he weaves through the crowds and heads upstairs to take his usual seat by the window, watching her as she walks down the street, earbuds in her ears…
I was at work when my secretary knocked and presented me with a white envelope. “A gentleman dropped this off for you.” I accepted the envelope as my secretary hastily retreated. I rolled my eyes. Why is everyone in this building afraid of me? Inside the envelope was an orange construction paper. The words,…
He led me through the woods blindfolded, wanted to show me his gift for our anniversary. I felt giddy, wondering what it could be. Heck, it can be anything. He’s an artist after all. “Are we there yet?” “Almost,” my sweet husband whispered in my ear, “Now, step to your right,” I obeyed as he…
“I didn’t know you can cook,” she said as he brought two plates of pasta to the table.
Before he went into hiding, he promised that he would come back to find me when it was safe. “How will you find me?” I asked.
She woke to the wonderful aroma of eggs and coffee and as she sat up, he entered with a tray balanced on top of his muscular arm.
September 29, 2016 Dear Autumn, I want to thank you. Because of you, I met the most perfect guy today. It was while I was walking in the park, admiring the trees’ ever-changing colors. Autumn has always been my favorite season. I guess I’m attracted to dead leaves. 😄 Anyway, I was gazing up at…
He waited for her by the docks, kept hoping she would show to at least say goodbye.
It happened almost instantaneously. She was sitting at the bar when he walked in.
Spreading his arms wide, Aaron inhaled a breath of sea air and smiled,
This is a fiction/non-fiction take on the day I found out a boy has a crush on me. I think it’s a fun and humorous story to re-post. The story’s true but I just added some humor into the dialogues and it took weeks to happen, not in a day.