Though she didn’t even really care for the dog, Carol realized Tommy was the beast’s only friend. The two weeks the boy hadnd. The two weeks h eternity to the animal been gone away to camp must have seemed an eternity to the poor animal.
Surprising herself she plopped down and hugging the slobbering brute, she murmured, ‘Yeah, buddy, I miss him too.”
This story was written for the weekly 55 Word Challenge flash fiction challenge photo prompt.