In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story that includes colonnades. It can be natural, architectural, or a metaphor. Take a stroll and go where the prompt leads.
The tourist guide leading the Brit contingency started to rant the history of the historical
monument. “This was the royal dancing hall where danseuses exhibited their talent and
paid obeisance to the local deity. These colonnades are a mute testimony to the bygone
era. If these colonnades could speak, a thousand tales could be heard. At the end of this
“……a giant kund existed where Soudamini jumped to her death”, said Sandy, the British
born girl of Indian origin who had set her foot for the first time on the Indian soil, “ to
escape from the Raja”.
written for : Carrot Ranch Flash Fiction.
word count : 99
Kund : a tank or a water reservoir.
Raja : King.