Two doors closed, I quiver on third’s threshold, figuratively naked-
While he escaped through an unlocked window into her waiting arms.
Resumé in hand, confidence abandoned, I wait-
For fabled charm.
This is my response to Trifecta’s weekend writing prompt:
This weekend we’re asking for 33 of your own words inspired by the idiom,
third time’s the charm. This familiar phrase may have an indeterminate
origin, but its meaning is clear. Whether or not you include the phrase itself
is up to you. Just make sure to use exactly 33 words.
If you want to read other responses, or submit your own, click the tricycle picture to view Trifecta’s site. Have a wonderful weekend!