Over at the Addicted to Purple blog, Rochelle has challenged us to write a story of ±100 words based on the photograph below.
Word Count: 100
Her response was automatic every time she spotted a yellow Daffodil.
February was Dorothy’s favorite month. The bulbs she planted in her flower beds awoke each year to announce the impending arrival of Spring.
Dormant since Fall, her flower beds would soon be alive with a colorful symphony of new life.
Dorothy could see the flashes of yellow on the hillside through the picture window.
These days Tom hired a gardener to tend to their flower beds. They spent what time they had left with the medical community.
Tom stood and went home alone.