PHOTO PROMPT © Russell Gayer
“Mom, what is this?”
“This is a barricade. The enemy lives on the other side”.
“Mom, I can’t see the enemy”.
“They too cannot see us. The land in-between is called ‘No Man’s Land?”
“If we cannot see them then why are they our enemies?”
“Shush! You ask many questions”.
“Mom Can I go to the other side and shake hands with the enemy? This way I be friends
“You cannot cross this boundary, child”.
“Look there, mom” points to the open skies. “If the bird is free to fly from here to there, why can’t I be?”
written for : Friday Fictioneers