The Way Back

Published in Quotidian

Louise felt a tug on her skirt. She turned to find a frumpy little girl on the pavement below, scowling up at her. From her elevated position on the walled garden Louise’s navel was level with the girl’s face.


‘What?’ she asked the girl.


The squat thing screwed up her face. ‘What’s in there that’s so good?'

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