“….as I sat there I remembered all the dreams I had as a kid,” Sarah said. “How I wanted to go and explore the world. To go and help people. I remembered how it felt the first time we went and served on a mission trip. How right it felt to wear myself out for someone else.”
“Things change, dear. You can still do all those things. But now that you’re getting married in a few weeks. It will all look a bit different than your childhood fantasies,” Mom said.
“No, that’s just it,” Sarah said, “I don’t want it to look different. I don’t think I want stop dreaming just yet.”
“Sarah, it’s not that you stop dreaming. You just start dreaming together.”
“But that’s just it, Mom. He doesn’t want to dream. At least not my dreams…”
Will burst into the kitchen…
Fiction Friday is for me to have fun and get back in the habit of writing fiction. I hope you enjoy it! To check out the previous installments of this story click here. The first one is at the bottom.
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