This month's prompt was to write a piece based off of this photo, taken by our judge, David Rashleigh:
I hope you enjoy it. Weighing in at exactly 500 words, I present to you, "The Connection."
The train steamed to a halt twenty minutes ahead of schedule. And it surprised Daniel.
Only five minutes before, he had looked at his watch and sighed, cursing his father for dropping him off ridiculously early once again. As he put his headphones in his ears, he wished someone would have waited with him.
|CNR locomotive 6004, seen in 1943. It would be destroyed seven years|
later in the Canoe River train wreck, which killed 21 people, including
17 Korea-bound troops.
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