Title: Was Blind
Source: Friday Fictioneers sponsored by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields-Addicted to Purple
Word count: 100 words
Rosie lived inside a Wall she couldn’t see until the stranger sat in her booth.
“How do you do it?” he asked.
“Do what?” Rosie tucked the pencil behind her ear and stuffed the order pad in her pocket.
“Live with the Wall,” he said, as he turned to look outside. “Aren’t you claustrophobic?”
Rosie followed his gaze.
“Coffee?” he prodded.
She remembered nothing else about him. The Wall followed her now, lurking outside windows, looming over buildings, creeping forward to clutch her throat with knobby fingers.
Rosie planned, engineered her freedom, fearing what would happen if she didn’t escape.
Keep on writing.
Jo Hawk The Writer