Grandma and grandpa always got very excited when they recalled the old days they were together. They made a decision one day to make it ‘yesterday’s once more yet again’. They set a date to meet at the riverbank where they used to go when they were young.
The next day, grandpa got up at 6:00 am in the morning, dashed to the river-bank, picked up a big bunch of wild flowers before sunrise, and waited for his sweetheart.
But grandpa ended up disappointed because grandma never showed up even after sunset.
Grandpa went home angry; he opened the door and saw grandma lying on the sofa with her pillow. He threw the flowers on the floor and questioned; “why didn’t you come to our date?’’ Grandma hid her face in the pillow and replied shyly, “Mom didn’t allow me to go.....’’
The author is a student at FAWE GIRLS’ School