When Grandad died, he left a note and a key.
It said, “In my trunk in the attic is the world greatest treasure.”
They wondered, Is it a load of cash or some arcane knowledge?
When they opened it, inside was only a clock, a subtle message to enjoy life while they can as time flies.
This story was written for Kat Myrman’s Twittering Tales Challenge:
I have also included the following word prompts: