The prompt this week was ‘Noah looked worried’.
Noah looked worried. Sarah should have been home by now, and she hadn’t phoned to say that she was running late.
He hoped that she was just held up in traffic, but sometimes her bosses at the zoo could get a little carried away with expecting staff to cover overtime.
As he looked again, she arrived, soaked through.
‘The river topped the dam’, she explained as he held her tightly. We had to move all the animals to high ground to make sure they were safe. Pairing them up took the longest time, they just would not stand still to be counted!’