Freedom threw her favorite sweater into her suitcase at the last minute. She hurriedly closed the lid, but was careful not to make a sound. She was sitting on top, trying to make it close that last half inch when the alarm went off.
“CRAP!” she hissed. She had totally forgotten about the automatic setting on her alarm clock. Sweat dotted her upper lip as she frantically worked to close the case.
“Freedom! Time to get up!” her mother yelled from down the hallway.
She sighed with relief as it finally clicked. Grabbing the case, she ran toward the window.
Write up to 100 words, fact or fiction….
This is a themed writing meme hosted by The Head’s Office. The goal is to write something that does not exceed 100 words. The prompt this week is in italic.