A day late, but welcome to my interpretation of Sadje’s weekly photoprompt.
Image credit; Simona Sergi @ Unsplash
(For the visually challenged reader, this image shows an envelope hanging by a white tread. In the background there is a house entrance)
The argument that morning about their future together had been extremely heated, resulting in her telling him to get out and leave her alone.
Months ago they had agreed to write their misgivings down and hang them up to be read, or not, when things had calmed down. Most times they were discarded as they had been able to resolve their differences.
When he got back, the first thing he saw was the red envelope hanging in front of the window. What made this one so different wasn’t the colour of it, but the seal.
It was the pin he’d given her in High School, and that was when he noticed that their home was now completely devoid of her presence.