CCC84: His Old Sweetheart

Crimson’s Creative Challenge #84

Grandpa used to say he’d pulled the letters out of a bag to name his boat.

And we believed him.

Until we were clearing his things from his boat after he died, ready to sell the old berth, and found a letter.

From his wartime sweetheart. Postmarked Wehlau


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32 Responses to CCC84: His Old Sweetheart

  1. Sadje says:

    Sweet story!

    Liked by 2 people

  2. Indira says:

    Lovely take. Loved the end.

    Liked by 2 people

  3. Laleh Chini says:

    Awww, a beautiful story.

    Liked by 2 people

  4. EntangleDesigns says:

    Beautifully done!

    Liked by 1 person

  5. Kim Smyth says:

    Nice, sweet take on the story, I like where you went with it!

    Liked by 1 person

  6. Dale says:

    Awww! That was lovely!

    Liked by 1 person

  7. Ramyani Bhattacharya says:

    That is such a nice and sweet story. This is a type which leaves us with a bittersweet feeling πŸ™‚

    Liked by 1 person

  8. Ben Naga says:

    Oh, well done!

    Liked by 1 person

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