ILLUMINATION
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ILLUMINATION

No Family Secrets

A 1300 word short story.

Photo by Eder Oliveira on Unsplash

If anyone in our family wants to know the truth, they ask my mum. She never lies. Not ever. Not even when the truth will tear the listener’s life apart.

Once, Aunty Louise asked her if the dress she was considering wearing to a family christening made her bum look fat.

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Patsy Collins

Patsy Collins

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Author, gardener, photographer, cake eater and campervanner from the south coast of England.