For our Friday Fictioneers prompt this week, Rochelle has chosen a picture by Linda Kreger
‘Come on Ma, it’s a nice day, let’s go to the park.’
‘Thanks Son, that’ll be lovely.’
Five minutes out, Tom asks a neighbour for a hand with the wheelchair.
‘No problem,’ he said, getting behind to give him a push.
Puffing madly, the pair engage the assistance of another neighbour, the three gamely keeping the conversation going as Ma contentedly enjoys the fresh air.
‘Need a hand?’
‘Is there a problem Son? There’s a lot of giggling going on behind me.’
‘No problem Ma. Guess you’ve put on a bit of weight since I last pushed you!’