Jenny Matlock - off on my tangent has enlisted the help of ever-prolific artist, Judie, of Rogue Artist, who has challenged us with this week's Centus prompt. (Nice job, Judie!) The prompt is below in bold. My story follows.
"She lifted the stack of letters from the ancient chest..." and as she did, a photo fell from the stack. The corners were torn but the photo itself was in very good condition. It was a picture of a young woman dressed in turn of the century clothing sitting in a high-back chair. Suddenly, the hairs on the back of her neck stood straight up!
“She looks just like mom!” she thought. She slowly turned over the picture and read the words “Jane – 1896.” It couldn't be her mom; she wasn’t born yet. The resemblance was eerie. She set the picture on the desk and opened the letter on top…
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