February 11, 2015 prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story that demonstrates compassion.
Finishing her frugal dinner of dry loaf of bread and yoghurt, she tucked
the spare loaf into the wicker basket for next morning.
The rain lashed on the window pane engulfing her little cottage with its
Who could it be at the door at this time of the night? There was no soul
when she saw through the peep-hole. She cautiously opened the door
and he sneaked inside between her legs.
Ramming the door she looked into his innocent eyes sending waves of compassion.
Woof, woof he said. Smilingly, she took out the loaf.
Tomorrow is another day.
Linking to Carrot Ranch Communication - Flash Fiction Challenge