I did this pretty quickly today. I will read stories as soon as I am able. Thanks for reading. Have a great weekend!
More stories from the Friday Fictioneers can be found here.
Literary Fiction: 100 words
A Vision In White
With sagging knees and flesh protruding from the elastic grip around her legs, Giselle trudged along Main Street. Her bosom spilled out of her bodice which now required stitching. She held a needle between her fingers as she entered a shop.
“What about yellow? Would that work?”
“Who doesn’t have white thread?” Fury unsettled Giselle’s piercing gaze.
“Here,” the shopkeeper said, with a white spool in his hand. “Just take it.”
In the front row, Giselle gazed up at her daughter under thick-set, false eyelashes. Between pirouettes, her daughter gasped at her mother trying to do outdo her once again.