Once again it’s Microfiction Monday, folks. Check out Susan’s blog at http://www.stonyriver.ie/ to read her take on this week’s picture and to check out what other bloggers have to say about it. In the meantime, here is picture #49 and my (two) takes on it:
Mama, who is that?
It’s your great grandma and grandpa.
Why isn’t he wearing his shoes?
’Cause he’s free, honey, free to go barefoot…
Molly stared at the painting. “So they are Canadian immigrants?”
“Yes, via the Underground Railway.”
“Were they happy?”
“Grateful, I think.”