Saturday, June 16, 2012
SC111-Has it really been a decade?
Number of words: 100 plus the 6 words of the prompt. 106 total. Style of writing: Any Pictures: Any you want to share.
“Has it really been a decade?” he asked while brushing and braiding my long hair. I wondered why. I was thirteen. I knew what a decade was.
I didn’t remember Mama but Paul talked a lot about her. He asked me to call him Paul since Daddy made him feel so old. He would always laugh when he said that.
We moved around a lot but that was okay. “It’s just you and me, kid," Paul always said.
Learning a new phrase that morning, Age Progression, I stared at myself on the milk carton.
Then Paul asked, “Kitten, are you ready to play our little game?”