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A gift to give…

In Other Words
Write a story or poem of 5 Lines or Less
using the word give.


As he stood by the graveside he remembered a day in May long ago. It was her special day and he wanted to give her something wonderful. After much thought, he knew exactly what it would be. That May when he was five years old (and every year after that) he gave his first love a bouquet of flowers. He still loved her and today broken-hearted he again had flowers to give her on Mother’s Day.

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16 thoughts on “A gift to give…

  1. I miss my mom too, Mother’s Day is always bittersweet, good memories, but what we wouldn’t give for just one day to spend together! Someday we will, I believe that! ❤

  2. Great prompt and beautiful story! I’ll “give” it a try: Ask me one reason / To defend the words I write. / I’ll give you nothing.
    Quick Reflection: I guess it’s because I don’t need a reason to write–I just love it–pure joy! So glad I found your site–keep these prompts coming:)

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