Many apologies for missing last weeks great prompt and the delay on this weeks – I have been in the middle of a field with intermittent connectivity and only just returned to the wired world!
Her eyes follows the steps swiftly to the top whilst her heart just as swiftly sinks to the bottom of her chest at the thought of ascending them once more.
So, so tired, betray her thoughts, but I am worth it!
She exhales the past and begins to climb, each tread complicit once more in her actions, each heartbeat one emotion closer to the future she dare not dream of. The light sways more than she does, her shadow-selves dancing alongside, though whether it is with joy, lust or freedom she dare not imagine.
At least she is alone no more.