……. “Yeah,” said George as he turned to look westward, out to the blue ocean, “and Here Comes the Sun.”
The air filled with light palpable, light like honey on the tongue, light like a swarm of bees dancing lightly on the skin, light like the hum of countless creatures stirring beyond the hill, light so overpowering that all else fades to unblinking white.
“We are here,” a voice whispered.
They came in a yellow submarine, no matter how much you try, you could absolutely not ignore Sarah’s beaming face.
She became this little girl, and even though I was at a distant, I couldn’t but notice her knees shivering when Lennon came close to her and stood there.
Maha almost kept her hand behind Sarah, in case she would faint and fall. Kevin, although, was busy analysing the situation from a corner. Lennon noticed him, and gleefully smiled.
It was as if he was the master of the maps and was delighted to see Kevin trying to bring all the pieces together. He asked Kevin, ” You’ve been through a long and winding road, How are you doing, buddy?”, Kevin was so lost in his thoughts, it took him so long to register what Lennon had said.
He felt the map in his hand and showed it to Lennon. This unreasonable trust in Lennon, was beyond anyone’s comprehension.
Glancing at those crumpled pieces of the paper, that grin on his face was undeniable.
That’s when George said, “Come on guys, let’s all sit, while Lennon explains everything “.
They all sat on the beach, desparately wanting to know, what it was that was in store next.
And then he began….
This is part 23 of a story jumper for Digital Writing Month. You can read the other parts here:
- Part 1 Bruno’s blog started us off with a personal narrative.
- Part 2 Kevin’s blog began the story.
- Part 3 Maha’s blog continued…
- Part 4 Sarah’s blog…
- Part 5 Ron’s blog…
- Part 6 Tanya’s blog…
- Part 7 Kay’s blog…
- Part 8 Ron’s blog…
- Part 9 Dana’s blog
- Part 10 Tania’s blog
- Part 11 Maureen’s blog
- Part 12 Sue’s blog
- Part 13 Rhonda’s blog
- Part 14 Yin Wah Kreher’s blog
- Part 15 Scott’s blog
- Part 16 Jeffrey’s blog
- Part 17 Wendy’s blog
- Part 18 Charlene’s blog
- Part 19 Mariam’s blog
- Part 20 Grace’s blog
- Part 21 Sundi’s blog
- Part 22 Keith’s blog
- Part 23 Somya’s blog
- Part 24 Sonia’s blog
- Part 25 Kathi’s blog
- Parts unknown