Choose Your Adventure
Write a story or post with an open ending, and let your readers invent the conclusion.
I was late. Never had I been as late as I was today.
Sure, there was a reason.
The traffic had been ensnarled for blocks. What on earth was a tractor-trailer doing trying to negotiate these streets?
The torrential rains made it almost impossible to see even if you were walking. Debris was floating down the streets faster than the cars were moving.
The torrents of winds had decimated my umbrella within seconds of offing the taxi and trying to run the rest of the way.
But I knew the consequences of being late.
The red light was still blinking as I got to the side door. Was that good or bad?
I paused… Took a deep breath… Firmly gripped the knob… And entered….
In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Choose Your Adventure.”