The task this week is to write 105 words including:
…. it was 50 years ago…
For the first time, I think, I’ve decided to write non-fiction for this challenge.
The Last Day
The last day of primary school. I remember it vividly, even though it was 50 years ago. Teachers and children actually wrote nice things in my autograph book. I strolled round the playground with one of the girls. She said, “I’m sorry we were so nasty to you.” I said, “It’s easy to say that now,” to which she replied, “But I mean it.”
If only she’d said that earlier, and followed her words with a change in her attitude, and encouraged her friends to do the same. I believe I would have been a very different person today, even though 50 years have passed.
Only 15 days to the launch of my book.