Our Friday Fictioneer leader, Rochelle, is at it again, sending out a great prompt for us to use. I did cheat this week, using 112 words. Ooops! As always, be sure to check out the other stories prompted by the picture.
Mary stuck her head out of the quonset, then quickly drew it back in.
“How’d I let you talk me into this ‘adventure’?” she asked.
“Let’s go to Alaska in winter, it will be great fun, he says. And I believe him,”she said, appealing to the universe.
“Ah, come on,” Murray said in his soft midwestern drawl. “You have to admit, it’s been fun so far.”
“We haven’t been able to leave the hut!”
“I know,” he winked. “There is supposed to be a great view of the Lights tonight. Wind’s died down, put your head back out there.”
Mary did, and her breath left her. She turned and beamed at Murray.