Front door battered and scratched. Lift the lock while you turn the key. Great location.
Up a flight of stairs. Along a dark narrow corridor. Up a steep wooden ladder.
This was the room for rent.
Small. With one tiny window overlooking the Plaza de la Merced. A bed, a desk and a chest of drawers.
Stairs. Corridor. Ladder. One way in.
Later that night they finally found her. Looked like she’d been trying to push her blackened body through that one tiny window.
Great location. Views of the Plaza. One way in.
One way out.
Friday Fictioneers is a challenge set by Rochelle Fields where writers around the world create 100 word stories inspired by the one image. For more information see: http://rochellewisofffields.wordpress.com/2014/03/19/21-march-2014/
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