written for the Primeval 100 picture prompt challenge 106
Title: Another Day
Challenge: Picture prompt
Word count: 100
Disclaimer: Not mine. ITV and Impossible Pictures own them.
The first rays of sunlight burst through the trees and fell across them, waking Connor.
Already awake, Abby reached for Connor and tugged him to sit beside her and watch the sunrise. She leaned closer, resting against him until the scraggy mess of his beard scratched her face.
“Another day,” Connor said without inflection. His eyes held an optimism that Abby hoped would never desert him, for both their sakes. He still had faith that one day there would be an anomaly.
Abby’s faith lay in the knowledge that as long as they were together, they could face another day.