Blogflash: Day Twenty-Six: Seeing

Photograph by Bekah and Lisa Shambrook (please do not use without permission)

Day Twenty-Six: Seeing
Flood Part Twenty-Two

“I can barely hear you above the rotors dear…these headsets aren’t easy!”
“LOOK BELOW…”
“I got that! You don’t have to point…or shout!”
Below the scenery was breath-taking. The landscape, known and loved, was gone, vanquished by the ocean in an almost endless expanse of water. The wooded headland jutted out, a high point on the brand new coast, but the newly-formed ocean spread wide leaving only small pockets of green; small islands in a sea of blue.
The helicopter’s rotors clacked, trees bent in broken submission, the little boat bobbed below and unspoken words fell as tears…

(99 Words)

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10 thoughts on “Blogflash: Day Twenty-Six: Seeing

  1. Carlie Cullen

    The last line on this is totally amazing; " trees bent in broken submission, the little boat bobbed below and unspoken words fell as tears…"It's so sad yet uplifting too. Love it!

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