Was on a hibernation spell for the past 5 days. When I got back, I happened to read Jagx’s satiric blog on sacrifices from which developed this story:
They came, they saw and they met. And as a twist, they loved too ….. they were the perfect foil to each other ….. but the society and everyone around had other ideas …. Everyone agreed their backgrounds were improperly matched and there were class differences.
Tearfully, they went on their own ways.
The woman had a couple of children and double the number of grandchildren, a great caring and loving husband and a peaceful life.
Finally, she was on her deathbed. And just before she died, she uttered two words “ If only … “ Her doctor covered her dead body and removed the meagre pieces of jewellery to pass it on to her family.
And by chance, he opened her locket ….. to find his dad’s snap inside.