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Weekly Photo Challenge: Escape

The bag on his shoulders grew heavier with each passing minute and his breath came in ragged gasps. Where was the way out of these cursed woods? Something howled in the distance and the man flinched. Was it a wolf? Were there even wolves in this area? He hurried onward but froze when the stars winked out as a grey shape passed over him on silent wings. He felt the owl’s golden eyes settle on him. The thumping in his chest was like thunder in his ears. Then light filtered through the trees. Could it be… Moving forward again he finally saw the crossing that would take him and his loot to safety.


Once again he had made his escape.


~ please click the photos for a larger image ~

Feel free to visit The Daily Post for more Escapes, a photo challenge by Cheri Lucas Rowlands.


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37 thoughts on “Weekly Photo Challenge: Escape

  1. Hehe… What a guy you are telling about – I love the story – Thanks (and the photos too you know) moiie …
    Have a super weekend, dear friend – Sunny regards from Copenhagen


    1. Mooie foto’s hè, Mariane? 😉 You are speaking Dutch, my friend 😀
      it must have been something like I told in the story, back in the days when the path was still used.
      And congratulations on winning the Eurovision Song Contest!
      Have a sunny and warm weekend,


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