Friday Fictioneers: Never

PHOTO PROMPT © Dale Rogerson

“When hell freezes over,” he said.

“I don’t think so,” I said. “You’ll meet some girl from some farm town and fall head over heals.”

I was the only woman he’d brought home to meet his parents, but we were good friends. Neither of us were romantically interested in the other.

Benny emphatically insisted he’d never get married. I knew better.

One day he broke the news. “I’m getting married.”

Of his friends, I was the only one who believed him.

On February 2, it was -27 degrees Fahrenheit outside, but for Benny, it was a warm day in Heaven.

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Friday Fictioneers is a challenge to write a 100 word story from a photo prompt. It’s hosted by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields, anyone can play. Click HERE to read other Fictioneers’ stories.