Standing by the door “this is the last room in the palace, it is rumoured to be the kings most treasured room.”
Walking through he continued “as you can see it is different from the previous rooms, filled with colour, crystals, scented leaves, a fountain etc.”
“One would expect the room to be filled with music, however records show the only sound allowed was the trickling of water from the fountain. The room was constantly redecorated to reflect the blessing of each season in the year.”
“To what end?”
“It was believed to infuse the King with inner strength.”
Written for Friday fictioneers a writing challenge hosted by Rochelle. The picture was provided by the lovely Sandra Crook the task is to write a 100 words story inspired by it. Thanks Rochelle for hosting the challenge. Thank you for stopping by… do click on the link to read other stories.