Friday Fictioneers ~ Thrifty Love

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Copyright - John Nixon Thank you, John for loaning us this picture this week.

Copyright – John Nixon
Thank you, John for loaning us this picture this week.

Word count:100

Thrifty Love

The store had been his wife’s dream. A stylish boutique to help those of meager means. He smiled a he watched the young couple counting their coins, remembering when he and his beloved had done the same thing. Eighty fives years ago, this day, in this same store. Smiling, he stepped inside and greeted the young folk, winking and making a pennies deal on a dresser worth thousands. Like the store, it was the deal of a lifetime paid ahead.

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