A Haunting Visit

PHOTO PROMPT – © J Hardy Carroll
PHOTO PROMPT – © J Hardy Carroll

David couldn’t remember the first time he saw her ghost, but it was always in the same place: the cemetery behind the old church.  Sarah looked just as he remembered. Her long, flowing blonde hair cascaded down over the white, gossamer dress she wore. He missed her more than words could express but seeing her appear each week gave him comfort.

Sarah Walters knelt before the grave. She never missed her weekly visits. Tears flowed as she placed the fresh flowers upon the ground. Through blurry eyes she read the words on the stone: David Walters – Beloved Husband – Born 1967. Died 2015.

~V

Word Count: 100

[This is my entry into this weeks Friday Fictioneers challenge hosted by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields. Use the photo prompt to create a short story in 100 words or less.]

Advertisements

5 thoughts on “A Haunting Visit

Speak and Be Heard! (or write and be seen, actually)

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s