Groaning floorboards and creaking walls greeted them as the pair entered the house. Through spiderwebs and rotting construct, he could still trace where outline of the curtains and resting places of so many framed memories. Had it really been so long since someone stood in this room?
“Do you recognize this place?”
The answer came after a few moments, having to burn through the fog in his mind, “Yea, I remember it…kinda hard to forget the room you died in, ya know?”
My entry for this week’s Five Sentence Fiction from Lillie McFerrin. The theme was “Abandoned”, and sometimes that goes deeper than even life can understand.
I hope you all enjoy.