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And Her Response?

“Is this winter colder than last? I think it’s colder.” Liam shivered, reaching for a sweater.

“The thermostat is set for 65,” Sally assured him. “Mom says we’re already paying twice as much for heat as before.”

“It’s the inevitable dying of our world. Not just the coming climate change,” he held up a hand to stop any interruptions. “Our sun is becoming a dark, cold, red giant. It’s the ticking, ticking, ticking of a universe fated to falter into ever lasting darkness,”

“Here. I’ll turn on a light. Maybe that will make you feel better.”

The Challenge: Write a story in 100 words or less
The Challenger (Hub): Rochelle Wisoff-Fields
The Photo Credit: Sandra Crook

Breadcrumbs: If you leave a link in my comments to the post where you rose to the challenge, then I will be sure to comment. If it’s hard to find you, I’ll assume you don’t want a visit


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