Twittering Tales – The Last Laugh


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She sat under an umbrella, her pale body sheathed in fine linen with bare skin smothered in sun-cream.

She gazed at the young and foolish who camp out burning in the full sun.

A few laughed at the young girl covered from head to toe.

She had the last laugh; she was nearly fifty.

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This story was written for Kat Myrman’s Twittering Tales, Click on the link below:

Twittering Tales # 147 – 30 July 2019


I have also included the following word prompt:

FOWC with Fandango — Camp