February 14, 2019, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about valentines. It can be Valentine’s Day, the exchange, love for another, romance, or friendship. Have a heart and go where the prompt leads!
Here is my contribution this week for Charli’s challenge
Another day, just like any other.
She was certain he wouldn’t remember, or even care for that matter.
The letter box rattled and there was a gentle thud on the mat.
It was addressed to her.
She waited until she sat down to breakfast before opening it.
Roses and lilies.
Flowers she associated with Love and Death.
It was a beautiful card.
He came downstairs and saw it on the table.
‘Who’s that from?’ he asked.
‘No idea,’ she replied.
That evening, she had flowers and his undivided attention.
It was worth sending the card to herself.