Dream Destination

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“Which way to the beach?” the man asked.

I quietly pointed towards the huge crowd milling about on the hot sand.

His face lit up, as he ran, and jumped….straight into the middle of the mirage.

With a beatific expression on my face, I started walking towards the empty actual beach.

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280 characters.

Written as a part of Kat Myrman’s Twittering Tales # 147 – 30 July 2019 .

About anuragbakhshi

At the age of 40, I decided to exit the corporate world, and enter the world of stories as a full-time writer. Wish me luck!
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7 Responses to Dream Destination

  1. Kat Myrman says:

    Awesome tale! I’m sure many wish it was a mirage! 😉

  2. bearmkwa says:

    Oh, what a cruel one you are.. LOL! Poor man! Great story.

  3. Pingback: Twittering Tales #148 – August 6, 2019 | like mercury colliding...

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