15 Jan 2018 – Galaxy

Scott Summers365 Stories, 50 Word Stories, General Fiction

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She had no words for the color of the night sky, when the cold air sharpened the stars to crystalline clarity. 

They twinkled down at us from the galaxy above, bright and uncaring.

I knew words for the shape of that beauty, but I had none to describe her own.