Daisies

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Other  |  House: Booksie Classic




2000:Four year old wila rochester plucked the daisy and went to add it to her vase.she was excited to have a real vase in her room!she gave a wide dimpled smile and ran inside her big house.that night,wila lie awake in her bed.all the sudden she widened her eyes,mom had come into the room and she was holding her daisies!she saw mom pick up the deadening flowers and dump them in the garbage can.mom didn't notice wilas little eyes filled with tears as she tried to keep herself quiet so mom wouldn't hear her little sobs.

2003:”i want ice skating!” cried andly.”I want the safari!”screamed seven year old wila equally loud.”your so mean!”exclaimed andly “well,you're so ANNOYING!”wila retorted hotly.”we don't call each other names”their mom said calmly to wila.they went to the safari that day.

2007:”Look, mom!”Wila showed her mother her hard earned ninety-three eagerly “very good” mom smiled distractedly as she stirred the potato soup.”Look, mom”andly said happily twenty minutes later,showing her the math one-hundred “very good!”mom was too busy praising andly to notice wilas eyes filled with tears,as she tried desperately to wipe them away.

2012:”but mom”16 year old wila said,wiping her long brown hair away in annoyance,”you wanna cut my hair anyways.why can't we donate it?!””no,is no`her mom repeated calmly.that night,wila snuck out and cut her hair for wigs for kids with her friend sandy. mom was mom,mused wila bitterly as she sat in bed,grounded,the next night.

2016:”graduation,october 15” wila texted mom,dad,and andly.she was graduating college and although she’d only been studying for two years,20 year old wila was proud.as the big day approached,wila prepared excitedly.”concert october 15”andly texted on october 13.andly had been writing music for a while,but this was her first concort.so wila couldn't say she was SURPRISED when she couldn't spot her parents on the long awaited day,but all the sudden,it didn't seem so great anymore.

2020:twenty-four year old wila kissed her new daughters head lovingly,as she relived old memories from her white hospital bed.her husband was in the hospital cafe.they'd been chewing on what to call their new girl since she was born,two days ago.wila kissed her daughters soft hair and silently promised her never to hurt as wila was.thats why when mke came in later it was decided they would name their girl daisy,and when wila looked at her,she finally felt whole again.



 




Submitted: November 04, 2020

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