challenged us to complete the phrase “It wasn’t the first time” in 33 words excluding the prompt words. Here are my two responses. Thank you for dropping by and reading. 🙂
“It wasn’t the first time he said ‘I’m the boss’.” Daddy observed.
“That’s cute.” Mommy giggled.
“This toy’s ugly!” Said a little voice. CRASH!
Mommy cooed. “Sorry, Sweetie. Do you want a new one?”
It wasn’t the first time that her heart was broken.
Over his promises that held no meaning.
He cares not. When will she ever learn?
Yet when he calls…. sigh! … she comes running.
Heart, don’t do the thinking.