He just learned the truth about Santa Claus. She was expecting an engagement ring for Christmas and received a box of chocolates. He was expecting a bonus for his year of hard work and received a gift card for an 8 inch pizza. They expected their son to return from Afghanistan in time for Christmas but instead he extended his term of overseas duty. You get the idea.
The prompt for FWE for 12/28/2012, in the absence of our new mom Andrea, is disappointment. Be certain to include “FWE-Disappointment” in your title, tag with FWE, and post to Gather Writing Essential.
We had some interesting responses to the “olfactory” prompt from one week ago. Here are the ones I found. If I somehow missed yours, please let me know. I encourage you to check out any of the ones below which you have not already seen. If we receive any more responses to that prompt this year, I’ll mention them in the comments.