50-word story – In a Cage.

He didn’t know whether to abstain or abscond.

He knew that when he came face to face with that verdant loveliness he wouldn’t be able to do either.

His addiction held him as trapped as if he was in a cage.

He could do nothing but savour the moment.

 

https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/2018/09/15/verdant/

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2018/09/15/your-daily-word-prompt-abscond-september-15th-2018/

FOWC with Fandango — Abstain