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Dear diary

Photo by Priceless Joy
Photo by Priceless Joy for the 30th Challenge of FFfAW

 

15/10/1945, Rainy

Hello diary! From today, you are mine! You are my reward for being the most responsible student in class! Yippee!

diary-girl

28/1/1955, Rainy

Tomorrow is my 21st birthday party! I’m so excited. I can’t sleep…how?

21stbirthday

25/12/1962, Rainy

I saw him at Cheri’s Christmas party! Love at first sight? Oh my! Didn’t know I will fall in love so easily…

christmas TREE_clipart_09

24/12/1963, Rainy

Tomorrow is my wedding day. I’m marrying him! Can’t believe it! Please don’t rain tomorrow, please, please?

wedding

14/2/1965, Rainy

Dr Wong just showed me an ultrasound scan of my baby. Can’t imagine having a new life inside of me.

 

8/9/1965, Rainy

Jamie is born.

ClipArt.BabySling_Girl

29/6/96, Rainy

Sorry, Diary. I thought I had lost you. All those shifts had hidden you well. I have aged, and so are you! All my children have grown up and have a life of their own. Paul had succumbed to his illness 2 years ago. I was all alone. But now I have you.

olddiary

29/03/2015, Rainy

I’m sorry, Diary, I can’t stay with you for long. Thank you for being here for me. Farewell.

(172 words)

© 2015 Fun Simplicity. All Rights Reserved.

Written in response to the 30th Challenge of Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers. Thank you Priceless Joy for the weekly photo prompt.

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18 thoughts on “Dear diary

  1. Very unusual and poignant response to the prompt. Amazing how you were able to incorporate an entire lifetime in less than 200 words. Amazing! I really enjoyed reading this! Very creative. Thank you so much for participating in the Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers weekly challenge!

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