Rochelle has offered us the photo prompt below:
She’d resided here for four years.
Having made the decision to move, Mama led her young ones deeper into the woods.
A surveyor had walked through their woodlot, two nights before, disturbing the family’s treasured privacy while the sound of machinery had been “closing in” on their reclusive setting for two months. It was time to go.
Mama looked back a final time. The old pumphouse had stood up well in spite of neglect. She felt too old for the abrupt change but reluctantly moved on.
Twelve successful litters, in one safe place, was more than most opossums could claim.
18 June 2021 | Rochelle Wisoff-Fields-Addicted to Purple