Welcome to another instalment of Weekend Writing Warriors’
8 Sentence Sunday Blog Hop
Today’s post is from the first chapter of my 9th grade Swiss boarding school memoir, “Internat Adventures”.
Setting: Sept. 1968, day one. I was “13 going on 30”, independent and rebellious. My mother, (whom I didn’t get along with), had just left.
I sat on the bed for awhile, relishing my anticipated freedom. No one else was in the house yet, so I headed out to explore the beautiful countryside. Not more than five minutes in, there was a loud, demanding voice behind me.
“HELLO!! YOU THERE!!!” I turned and saw a sour-faced, middle-aged woman. “Where do you think you’re going?” she bellowed.
“Just for a walk.”
She literally wagged her finger at me. “No! You can’t do that!”
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