PHOTO PROMPT © Dale Rogerson
A black blanket enveloped the modest annexe. The
electricity had been switch off to avoid further
damage. People moved around under the glare of their
cell-phone lights waiting for the engine to arrive. The
approach road to the annexe was narrow and cause for
concern. All the evacuees stood nervously choking from
Suddenly she rushed into the dark entrance. The staff
tried calling her name dissuading her not to commit
The uniformed men arrived and the hose pipe came to
life. The ladder was extended.
Nurse Catherine came out carrying a cherubic bundle
from the neo-natal ward.
Thanks Rochelle . Written for Friday Fictioneers.
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