Please, remind me why we are stuck in the middle of the forest, freezing to death, again?
Rosa’s sarcasm gave her husband a boost, and he started rubbing the two pieces of wood more vigourously.
I just thought this little escapade might rekindle the flame, Hon…
A snort came out of the darkness.
I used to be very good at starting a fire. It must be the wood…
Rosa zipped her jacket up to her chin.
And we didn’t bring matches or a lighter, because….?
I wanted to impress you, Hon.
Well… I sure could use a spark, right now!
This year, I am dedicating my A to Z Challenge to 100 words pieces of fiction, based on unusual (sometimes a little obsolete) words. If you’d like to get the full list of my challenge posts, just click here.