Five Sentence Fiction – Secure
As her little feet touched the ground, she thrust her closed fist into his large palm as they walked towards the king-sized pool.
Katherine looked uncomfortably at the still water reflecting the bright clouds as she hid her fears that would be mirrored in her blue innocent eyes.
He lowered Katherine into the water and when her body hit the cool surface , she felt her confidence buoy with the ripples.
She conquered the pool and her fears, too , as she felt secure with her Olympic winner coach , her father.
She saw in her father's eyes , her reflection and his dreams taking shape of a bright future and she vowed to fulfil them.