Rochelle Wisoff-Fields is our hostess for the Friday Fictioneers photo challenge.
Her choice of picture is a rerun from April 2015, so new to me .
© Jennifer Pendergast
The curtains of time drew the present parallel to the past.
Now, he was a successful business man, a far cry from the penniless peasant clambering aboard the early freight years ago.
It had not been his fault that a man had died, but he’d seized the opportunity and taken his clothes and identity. No-one was any the wiser, and he’d walked into a new life.
Time had caught up with him but he would not let the shadows drag him back to his impoverished roots and unveil him as the impostor he was.