100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups Week 75

This was the holiday of a lifetime. We had counted down the days. Friends and family were so jealous when we told them our itinerary, especially when we told them we would be seeing the Grand Canyon. Now we were here and it suddenly didn’t feel quite so exciting. I had never been comfortable with heights and this viewing platform was more than I could bear. He joked with me and said he’d hold my hand. I’d be fine. It was as safe as houses. At that moment, the sun broke through the cloud and lit the pathway. I stepped forward.

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3 responses to “100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups Week 75

  1. Excellent Lynda! I think I had some similar thoughts whilst formulating my piece – the anxiety and fear of heights, suddenly overcome. I empathise, heights are not my forte…

  2. Very brave.. Great post.

  3. I’m not sure I’d be as brave…

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