‘She’s tenacious, a fighter, we’re not giving up hope.’

It was nice of him, but I could see he didn’t believe it.

She had finally met her match.

It had been a week without a sign of her.

I wrapped myself against the cold.

The search would resume when the storm cleared, but now they were looking for a body.

The mountain would not give her up. Nature could be tenacious as well.

Written for the Weekend Writing Prompt, hosted by SammiScribbles. This week’s prompt was: Tenacious. Click on the link to read more stories by other writers.


15 responses to “TENACIOUS”

  1. Very good , once again ended with a powerful line!

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      1. He is good at doing that!

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  2. A gloomy prospect, when it’s man vs. nature. Nicely penned, Iain.

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  3. Occasionally a miracle occurs and nature shows its more caring side.

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    1. There’s always a glimmer of hope.

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  4. Dear Iain,

    Hoping for a miracle in his future. However…well written in any event.



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  5. Powerful last lines, Iain. I too am hoping for a miracle.

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