The bigger picture

January 29, 2013

On the face of it, all was well. The warmth of summer  soothed passersby as they strolled, carefree. Only the young couple, locked in grave embrace, had heard the cataclysmic news. Within minutes the trams would fail, the sun would cease to shine and the people would be gone. Forever.

**This is my entry to this week’s WordPress writing challenge. Details, plus the photograph this Fifty Words is based on, are here: http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2013/01/28/writing-challenge-1000-words/#more-13580

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4 Responses to “The bigger picture”

  1. Nice story. Good luck!!!

  2. muZer said

    Wow.. In 50 words, you’ve given quite a twist in the end to the story. Nicely done.

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