28 Jan 2018 – Symphony

Scott Summers365 Stories, 50 Word Stories, General Fiction


Photo by Spencer Imbrock on Unsplash

Death came on her like a crashing wave, a cacophony of sound coalesced into a bittersweet symphony.  She heard every note — every harmony, every dissonant chord — in the space of a single, fragile breath.  It rushed into her, through body and blood, and carried her soul away as it passed.