50 Word Stories: The Riddle

 She heard him but couldn't see him; felt him but couldn't touch him; sensed him, but only when she closed her eyes. And so it was until it wasn't, or, was? When it changed, she could do them all, but didn't want to. That was the saddest part of all.

The Riddle

She huddled in a puddle Befuddled and confused Her compass was so muddled Her mind it was bemused She asked me for a cuddle Her bubble seeming burst So muffled by my muscles I hugged her though rehearsed That little frightened muggle Old lady, double aged She nuzzled at my stubble I thought her truly […]