You ask me if I’m happy in our relationship and I answer that I’m not particularly happy.
You ask me if I’m unhappy in our relationship and I answer that I’m not particularly unhappy.
You want to know, if I’m not happy and I’m not unhappy, what, then, am I?
I tell you that I’m content.
You smile and tell me that you’re content, too.
Written for the In Other Words prompt from Patricia’s Place. The challenge this week is to write a story or poem of five lines or fewer using the picture above and/or the word “unhappy.” Today I used only the word, not the picture Patricia provided. I substituted another image I found on the internet (credit: iStock/Monsterstock1) that I felt better illustrated my story.