Welcome to Friday Fictioneers. The challenge: write a complete story in 100 words using the photo prompt. Hosted by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields..
Here’s my story…
She slowly smoothed the soft lotion into the paper-thin skin covering her hands. Once she had thick strong fingers, now they were thin and twisted with arthritis and could barely twist the lid off and on. She gazed into the mirror, gently pulling back the skin on each side of her face. A sigh escaped from her throat. Would he remember her…. the way she looked now? She gazed through the window at the ice-covered flower. Remnants of the old girl were still visible, but only to the one who knew her best.
She opened the door and smiled.