Horoscope Prompt Excercise — 100 Words

She was alone. She knew that they would be upset, that she had caused dissent by calling attention to the damaging behaviour of an otherwise loved friend. She hadn’t expected that to be enough for them to abandon her, but it had.

They had been her entire world for so long. Maybe they had expected to be unable to recover. Maybe they had wanted to punish her for speaking her mind. Maybe they had wanted to hurt her for hurting the more beloved.

It didn’t matter. They had hurt her, deeply, but she would survive. She could get by alone.



by | Jul 7, 2007