Friday, April 24, 2015

Unicorn



"Are you real?" the little child asked surprised.

The Unicorn nodded. The unearthly beauty was something the child had never witnessed. His mouth stayed wide open in amazement.

The Unicorn understood the human language. After all, how could he forget the long association with this much dreaded species. Thousands of years ago the humans had cut off his ancestors' horns, depriving them of their magic and treating them like horses. It was then that the remaining unicorns decided to be invisible to mankind, except children who have pure hearts.

"Look Dad, my new friend."

"I can't see anyone son."


This 99 word fiction is shared with Blogging from A to Z April Challenge - U.



25 comments:

  1. beautiful Amrit... I must say you are a man of few words... and those few words are so apt... god bless! :-)

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  2. Wow. I love these stories you create here with such ease :)

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  3. Great tale as usual, showing the effects of mankind to the world.

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  4. Such innocent and cute feelings kids have and once everyone had such pure heart and soul but now.............

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  5. Hahahhaa, this made me laugh out loud!

    How wonderfully you drive a message across. If I wasn't a fan already, I would be one now :)

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  6. I LOVE your posts! I am glad I have started dropping by here! :)

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  7. I would love to see the series wrapped up in paper :) PETA would award you for this and endorse you too I guess ;)

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    1. Ha ha ... hope PETA is listening ;-)

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  8. I wish I was innocent to see the Unicorn! :)

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  9. I don't know why I got goosebumps in the last line. Too good!

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