Adi inhaled deeply from the mug of chamomile tea cradled in her hands. Its scent combined with the sigh of snowfall, was the perfect end to dinner.
“Penny for your thoughts, cuz?” Nina said.
“I haven’t had lomo saltado that good in ages.” Adi said, grinning.
“Stick around,” Nina replied, reclining on the couch they had used as a fort a decade ago. “There’s more where that came from.”
“Thank you, for dinner, for letting me stay so I don’t have to drive in this… and for having my back.”
“Someone had to teach that man a lesson. De nada.”
January Snowfall Nighttime, photo by Sarah Potter
Song Choice: Stand By Me performed by Prince Royce
This bit of flash fiction was inspired by the photo prompt given for Friday Fictioners hosted by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields and is also linked to A Dash of Sunny's Prompt Nights: Come Chase Oh Fleeting Thoughts of the Moment.