Tippy Toe

Lakshmi Bhat

Photo Courtesy of Lakshmi Bhat

The garden path lay before him  – full of wonders and discoveries to be made.

“Be careful, Darling,” Mummy said, as he took his first hesitant steps down the path.

Little Sam, however, was lost in his own world of experiences.  The damp paving beneath his feet was cool, and the fallen flowers and petals were not just pretty, but felt soft and tickly.

Though still not able to express it in words, Sam’s mind called out, beckoning his mother.  “Mummy, take your shoes off, and come tippy toe in the flowers with me.”

(93 words)

 

Padre

 

Story prompted by Sunday Photo Fiction – March 3, 2019

 

 

7 thoughts on “Tippy Toe

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s