Drawing from natural springs throughout the world did nothing to halt the deepening of her wrinkles. She wasn’t giving up though.
They’ll be sorry for calling me crazy and for leaving me. I’ll outlive them all!
The advertisement read: The Fountain of Youth Discovered in South Dakota
The road reached toward the horizon as the mountains invited her. This had to be the one.
“Do you think people will come?”
“They better or we’re out of business,” answered the innkeeper.
“Isn’t it cruel to give false hope?”
“No, it gives us hope that we won’t lose the inn.”
“Friday Fictioneers” is a weekly challenge hosted by the lovely Rochelle Wisoff Fields. The challenge is to write a story, using only 100 words, in response to a photo prompt. This week’s photo was provided by Russell Gayer.
It’s a lot of fun to join in with this fantastic and encouraging group of writers! To read other stories, click HERE.