#100WW — First Love

24F06438-B7E6-4240-B792-BCFAB0E3505A“Quite an adventure, right?” Richard said.

Darlene was getting tired. “How long before we get there?” she asked.

Richard said. “It should be in sight just up ahead,” Richard said.

“Who was Barbara, anyway, Grandpa?” Darlene asked.

“She was my first love, Dar,” Richard said. “We were totally simpatico.”

“I don’t know what that means.”

“It means we got along really well together. We’re here. Our initials are still visible. Take a deep breath, Dar. The redolence takes me back.”

“I don’t know what that means, either,” Darlene said.

“It’s a fragrance that evokes memories, sweetie.”

“Can we go now?”

(100 words)


Written for Bikurgurl’s 100 Word Wednesday prompt. Photo credit: Bikurgurl. Also written for these daily prompts: Jibber Jabber (adventure), The Daily Spur (long), Word of the Day Challenge (sight), Fandango’s One-Word Challenge (simpatico), Ragtag Daily Prompt (breath), and Your Daily Word Prompt (redolence).

10 thoughts on “#100WW — First Love

  1. Stine Writing July 29, 2020 / 12:19 pm

    Typical for a youngster to not really care about the feelings that go along with memories! They don’t get it until they are older.

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  2. bikurgurl July 31, 2020 / 12:11 pm

    I love your weaving several challenges into one post — I wish I had the talent, but I get too lazer focused 😉 Always inspiring 🖤 Thank you for joining us this week!

    Liked by 1 person

  3. leigha66 July 31, 2020 / 6:57 pm

    I don’t think Darlene was very interest in her grandfather’s past.

    Liked by 1 person

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