100 Word Challenge – Week 71

Joining the weekly 100 words challenge for Grown ups. This week the prompt is to use the following prompt. Total word allowance – 103

….as midnight struck

They stood hand in hand just by the pier. Just the two of them. From where they were they would hear the bells of the church chime and they would know the New Year would be upon them. The only sounds they could hear was distant party goers and shouts of “Happy New Year” and the waves very gently lapping upon the sand on the beach.

As midnight struck, and the church bells sang they shared a very gentle kiss and they hoped that the New Year would yield much happiness and all they wished for. A bright new year was before them.

Taking part in the 100 word Challenge for Grown Ups – Week #71

About Julie Goucher

Genealogist, Author, Presenter, native Guildfordian, avid note taker and journal writer. Lover of Books, Stationery & History; Surnames, Butcher & Orlando One-Name Studies. Pharos Tutor for all One-Name Studies/surname courses as well as Researching Ancestors from Continental Europe.
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3 Responses to 100 Word Challenge – Week 71

  1. Very sweet and romantic – I like the way they choose to avoid the crowds so they can focus on the year they will make together!


  2. Jazzbumpa says:

    Sweet and hopeful.



  3. nice, sweet, easy reading piece… Thanks, Randy


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