“Run, the mist is descending.. Run for your life“, cried Stu.
The poisonous mist was settling on his skin causing blisters. He was in tremendous pain and was in desperate need of water to wash the mist away. But he was unable to move. Poor visibility due to mist was creating hindrance in searching others.
He cried for help. He called for his friends. But no help arrived. As the mist started to clear he could see the bodies of his friends. He saw some of his friends on the other side of the fence crying their heart out.
“I bring good luck. I am a good luck charm. I am the protector. Why I am being killed?“, Stu – the Garden Gnome wondered.
Word count – 123
This is for 181th Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers. Thanks to Priceless Joy for running the challenge and Jodi McKinney for providing the photo prompt!