#MicroMondays: School Guidance Counselor

Lotti silently hands me this week’s progress report:

Language Arts: D-

A note at the bottom of the page:

I doubt she’ll be able to pass the oral portion of my class when she does not speak.

Lotti hasn’t uttered a word since witnessing her mother’s brutal murder, when she learned good and bad do exist.

I fear she’s still learning.

word count: 61

—Nortina


Written for #MicroMondays, click here for challenge details, and here to read more “good and bad” tales at 61 words.