Stories tagged “chest”

  • Leaving Stowed Treasures Lie

    A boy awakens. The dust of the attic is peacefully settled about him, and the sun no longer streams through the window. Pale light now sifts through, pitiably diffuse and weak. Worries start to nag at the boy, creeping from the shadows and reeking of a...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Inheritance

    The chest was heavy in the boys arms,though not as heavy as his heart. His father had died at the gallows that very morn after being found guilty of the culpable murder of his wife. The boy stared at the wooden object as a belated tear trickled down hi...

    • Author: Marli
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Golden Chest

    The garden is the greatest challenge. Flowers would move gently in the breeze. Flowers from all over the world were here. Blossoming during any season. Their fragrince fills the air. And in the center of the garden was a treasure. One that no one has e...

  • Satisfaction

    I want to have something to say. I need to have something to say. I feel it in my chest, way down deep, at the base of my throat, wanting to come out. Reach in there and grab it, force it out. I want to so badly. I just don’t know what it is. Or ...