Friday Fictioneers is a weekly group hosted by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields who chooses a photo prompt to inspire writers to produce a 100 word piece of flash fiction. Do use the link to her blog if you are interested in joining the group. It’s a great way to get involved in writing.
No turning back
They were there again. Watching.
I walked to the door, trying not to show that I was aware of them. I let myself in and closed it quietly.
“Still there?” Pyro asked. I nodded. “No alternative,” he said. “We must leave now”.
He was wrapped in several layers of garments to disguise himself. He threw a hooded cloak round his shoulders and bent low over a walking stick.
There was no way of knowing if our departure was observed. I fixed my gaze on the path ahead. We said nothing, exchanged no glances. We knew what we had to do.