The Lake House
For Friday Fictioneers 100-Word Challenge: 20 November 2015
Accompanied by her daughter, Shelly went to the lake house one last time. Growing up, it was a place where happy memories were made.
She was disappointed that her brothers wouldn’t keep the property as their parents had hoped after they passed away. Ryan wanted to sell it while Jason planned to demolish it and build a rental. Instead of preserving family harmony, it had become a source of contention and caused a lifetime of relationships go down the drain.
“Mom, let’s go,” said little Amy beside her, interrupting her train of thought.
“Yes, sweetie, I think it’s about time.”