Fifty Words

For this week’s challenge, you must write a fifty-word story. Not five thousand, not five hundred, but precisely fifty words.

She slipped while dancing under the disco ball.

It was her moment but she ruined it.

Laughter erupted.

A tear. Her mascara was ruined. Her heart, breaking.

A voice said: “Are you okay?”

She nodded.

“Get up. Dance with me.”

She reached out for his hand, and a fairytale began.

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