Five Sentence Fiction: Distance

Word Prompt: Distance

It was finally here!

It had travelled across two continents, by sea, land and air to reach her.

Enduring long periods of separation from her true love made bearable by the arrival of monthly letters.

She held the precious envelope tight, close to her chest, releasing a heavy sigh.

With certainty, she knew the words of love would sustain her till the next instalment was delivered to the mailbox.

2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Writing Jobs
    Aug 12, 2012 @ 12:39:57

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  2. jtsuruoka
    Aug 13, 2012 @ 21:46:46

    Lovely. Simple and elegant.


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