The Longest Shortest Three Minutes
Terribleminds has posted another challenge: write a story in three sentences.
The soft buzz of the bathroom light and the whisper of my feet over cool tile broke the barren stillness of pre-dawn peace. Hope bloomed, unbidden, with a familiar splash and the endless tick of 120 seconds. The smell of cherry hand soap and the plastic stick with its desolate pink line remained behind in silent witness as I tiptoed back to bed.