I have to give credit to my husband, because this was his idea. Every Thursday I am going to post the beginning of a story and it is your job (or pleasure if you will) to finish the story. Post your submission and will select a winner. The winner will receive the Mighty Pen award and be featured on my blog.
I will announce the winner the following week. Since there is no winner from last week I will get straight to the beginning of this weeks story.
Tap, Tap. The sound of knuckles tapping against the door startled her, though she intently awaited it. Slowly, she stood and smoothed out the folds of her dress. Crossing the room she laid her hand on the door handle.
Fear seized her, refusing to allow her to open the door. This must be. She told herself again. This must be.
Hot tears fell down her cheeks following the same path as all those that came before. There was no use escaping her fate.
"This must be." She whispered to the door. Then slowly she opened the door…