‘Do you think it is a party?’
‘Don’t know, don’t care’.
‘I see some balloons. Quite colorful ones too’.
‘I said, I don’t care. Even if there is one, why would they let strangers in? We are simple folk, not invited, nor dressed properly.’
‘There is food for sure and warm fire too’ rumbled a mumble. ‘I hear some music. Welcome to the Hotel California…’
‘This is NOT California and we are not invited!’
‘But, Jim; It’s Xmas’.
With a pregnant pause, Jim led his sister to the lodge. A big smile, a bear hug reinforced his sister’s trust.
Also part of Prompt 52 – Midweek Wordle #8 @ A Prompt Each Day, where you use any three words from the given list. Words as option:
Simple, Write, Innocent, Leaf, Light, Fire, Wilt, Stranger, Flute and Trust