Broken

The silence weighed heavy, the break in communication punctuated only by the ticking of the great mahogany clock.

“Speak to me,” he whispered. “What is it that you need to tell me?”

She looked at him, pale and beautiful as always, her eyes open wide, pleading for understanding.

The dead cannot speak.

For Sacha’s 52 word challenge

 

About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She has written a number of books, both alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at scvincent.com and on Twitter @SCVincent Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email: findme@scvincent.com
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14 Responses to Broken

  1. You shock me at the end of the story.

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  2. Very well written, Sue.

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  3. Ooooh, that packed a punch, Sue! 🙂

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