Birthday Surprise

Feeling neglected and forgotten Ruth opened the door to her apartment.   Her co-workers had left early leaving her to lock up. Alone in a new town on her twenty-second birthday.  She sighed.

“Surprise!”

Co-workers, decorations, and cake!  The evening suddenly looked brighter!

 

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(Written in honor of my friend Laura’s 42 birthday.  I decided to celebrate with her by joining her flash fiction challenge.)

 

 

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