This is the photo prompt for Friday Fictioneers this week:
Kiko and James walked through the garden stopping by her koi pond. The air was finally warming up as summer grew closer.
James was due to depart, his teaching experience in Japan ending.
“Have you enjoyed your stay?” she asked.
“Yes, it wasn’t what I expected at all. Come with me to the States tomorrow.” He said urgently.
“Ah, tomorrow is Kodomo no Hi. You will return courageously to your home and I will remain with my husband and children. Who knows what the future will bring!”
red carp flies
gentle rain falls on the pond
each drop a tear
Word count: 100