Self Improvement Fiction posted May 17, 2019


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75 word flash fiction entry

The Lesson

by A.J. Dodd


When young, he dreamed of the freedom and independence that maturity would grant.

In his adolescence, he began overestimating his wisdom and understanding of the world.

In his early adulthood, he understood that there was still much to learn.

In his old age, he dreamed of the freedom and independence he had as a younger man, a teen, and a boy.

On his deathbed, he urged us all to cherish every moment.

Did you listen?

 


75 Words Flash Fiction contest entry


Dedicated to all those wise souls we have lost.

Thank you Anne, for this most fitting artwork.
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Artwork by Anne at FanArtReview.com

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