There was no satire in his tone when Alejandro told Jose, “I’m escaping on that boat tomorrow.”
Becoming the best fighter meant leaving the worst conditions.
Months later, Jose received a postcard, which read: “Watch for me on the big stage soon.”
Word Count: 42
Prompted from Debbie Whittam’s 42 Words at: https://debbiewhittam.wordpress.com/2020/06/21/42-words-28/.
Crimson’s Creative Challenge at: https://crispinakemp.com/2020/06/17/crimsons-creative-challenge-84/.