“So what did you tell them?”
“Who?” She kept her gaze on the countryside outside her car window. Everything was blurry and muted, like her life at the moment.
“Your parents, dummy.”
“Right.” She sighed. “I told them we were going to a bookstore across town. They have no idea I left town.”
“Are you sure you want to do this? We could take care of this baby ourselves.”
“We can’t take care of a baby, Sean. Just … don’t. I’ve made up my mind.”
“It’s not too late to turn back.”
She pointed to the sign, –Exit 181, 1/2 mile ahead-.
“This is it.”
Write up to 100 words, fact or fiction….
This is a themed writing meme hosted by Jenny Matlock. The goal is to write something that does not exceed 100 words (not including said prompt). The prompt is in italics above.