This is my latest offering for the 55 Word Challenge. I hope it entertains and, perhaps, encourages more folks to come out and try their hand at micro-fiction.
Diego stared down at the pier, feeling both disbelief and sadness. While she would never share either his love of the sea or his unshakeable faith in Cristobal, he simply refused to believe she hadn’t come. Though it was impossible, he wished, at that moment, he actually could sail off the edge of the Earth.