The cars started rolling slowly to embark the ferry. They had been waiting for an hour watching the rain drum down.
Jessica rolled her eyes as Dad launched into another rendition of ‘Summer Holiday.’
Mum had got out the car and walked aboard. Her parents still weren’t talking after the argument over directions. Her brother sat staring at a video on his phone.
Two weeks camping in rainy Normandy again this year. Her best friend, Lucille, was flying to Disneyland tomorrow.
Next year she would be old enough to go away with her friends. She would miss her family holidays.
Written as part of the Friday Fictioneers challenge hosted by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields (more details HERE). The idea is to write a short story of 100 words based on the photo prompt (above).
To read stories of 100 words based on this week’s prompt, visit HERE.
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