A Fateful Night And A Little Girl

Another 100 word story incorporating the prompts of flowers, rear view mirror, moon and child's shoes.

The downpour had receded into a drizzle. Farhan was just starting the car when he heard a faint cry. As he peeped into the side view mirror, the outcast sky cleared miraculously and a full moon shone brightly throwing into focus the scraggly toddler lying alone on the inundated pavement.

'Wake up my little sunshine', placing her favorite rose on the side table, Farhan pecked the cheeks of the little cherub he had decided to adopt when all efforts to trace the parents of the abandoned girl had failed. 'Here are your new floaters, darling! the single father chirped gaily.


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