And He Lightly Touched Down
His parents had worked their butts off to pay for four years of British boarding school.
He had worked his butt off for four years to achieve impressive grades. He had studied hard, and absorbed everything he could to prepare himself for his career.
He had several employment irons in the fire back in California, and a couple of confirmed interviews. If all went well, he would soon be earning enough to repay his parents.
Here he was, winging his way home, and on to fame and fortune. If only he were as confident as he told himself he was.
Go to Rochelle’s Addicted to Purple site and use her Wednesday photo as a prompt to write a 100 word story.
This can be considered Chapter 2, following my May 29 Flash Fiction #7 post, Stepping Up, Stepping Down.