Sugar on the Bee-Reflections on Design and Renovation

 

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REFLECTIONS ON DESIGN AND RENOVATION

100 words for Friday Fictioneers
Photoprompt © Nathan Sowers

After he left, Sandrine bought items that were scratched and worn. She painted patterns on the frame of the mirror and stuck tiles on the pine chest. A man in the DIY warehouse by the roundabout gave her lots of free samples.

A kind neighbour reckoned the man was sweet on her but Sandrine was caught like a fly in a web by that state of rejection where she couldn’t imagine anybody ever wanting her again.

Yesterday the man smiled and said “It’s almost empty,” and gave her a big container of white paint which felt at least half full.

 

 

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