Happy last week of summer vacation! I hope you all had a lovely break from school and are refreshed to begin another year of study. 😊
Here is this week’s prompt.
T.J. opened the door to a smiling Western Union delivery boy.
“Here you are, sir. Have a great day!” With a tip of his hat, the boy was off. TJ wandered back into the kitchen where his daughter was stirring a pot of boiling water.
“I think it’s ready, Dad. Should I add the eggs?”
TJ nodded, his mind on the telegram in his hand. He ran his fingers around the edges, then flipped it over, his thumb hovering over the seal. The telegram held either good news or bad news. Either way, his life would change forever. He took a deep breath and opened the envelope.
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