They’d been driving along the coast road defying the storm moving in. Starr loved this weather and the sea crashing against the cliffs beneath them. Bradley thought they should detour to a lighthouse, the road just around the bend. “We have that picnic basket and the wine.” Starr smiled.
Rain began to fall as they pulled in. She hurried toward the door and found it unlocked. Bradley stepped in basket in hand and gasped as Starr bounded up the twisted stairway to the lantern. She threw the glass door and her arms open in an embrace. “I love you truly, madly, deeply!!!!!”
“The prompt this week…:
…Truly, Madly, Deeply…”
Suburbian Sound: What If
“We could be heroes”, but did they want to be? Mavis, Theo and Rachel sat at the table looking at each other. The goodness that had begun with what everyone thought was the apocalypse had changed. It was inevitable someone somewhere would exploit the reality of no system, permanently lost records, people’s goodness in helping each other and test the limits of what was left of the law.
“We could stay here and be safe.” Rachel looked around dreamily. “Then again with the camper we could travel. I mean what if it’s not the same everywhere?”
“It could be better.”
The Prompt is: ”We can be heroes”