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A battle ends.




          In a languid state, breathing her last few breaths, she looks at peace -- a blessing -- after a lifelong struggle with the devil, that resided  in her mind.  
         Living  a  life on drugs,  that held her together, but sapped her of every ounce of her energy,  death is a welcome release. 
          
 Word Prompt: Together.       
Words: 50

Linking Up with the Fiction Challenge ‘From 15 to 50′

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  1. Finally she was at peace. Good use of the prompt!

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  2. Sometimes one finds peace at the most unlikely place. Nicely done, Shilpa. :)

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  3. Admirable take on the prompt, Shilpa. While it seems like life holds us together in the embrace of drugs, it really rends our being. Lovely perspective.

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