Friday Fictioneers – Found

14 03 2013

Hello all. Welcome to another Friday Fictioneer bonanza. 100 words based on a photo prompt. Far too many entries to read and comment on I expect, but I promise I’ll try and do better this week.¬†If you’d like to know more, visit Rochelle and she’ll tell all.

(c) Lora Mitchell

Found

Catherine stared in abject horror at the flowers, heart pounding. The Limardi family always sent white lilies before a hit. After eighteen months, and three different safe houses, they had found her, and wanted her to know they were coming.

With trepidation, she uncurled her clenched fist and stared at the florist’s card.

Card

With a quiet sob she let the crumpled card fall to the carpet.

In a strange way it was a relief when the door buzzer sounded. She calmly opened the door. It was not quite who she expected.

“Aunt Lily!!”