Wishful thinking

Gowri looked at the unfinished boat and sighed. The boat was to be Ayyappan’s masterpiece – the biggest he had ever built. It was a window to realize their dream of owning a home.

She longed for his presence now. But she knew it was wishful thinking. The cancer had put paid to all their aspirations. Their dream remained just like that – unfulfilled. She looked at her husband’s portrait on the wall as tears ran down her cheeks.

Written as part of BARaThon Challenge, Day 6



I'm an avid reader and writer. Reading gets me a feeling of understanding the world through different perspectives and writing helps me outline my thoughts from the cobwebs that the mind has trapped it in!

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