Friday Fictioneers photo prompt:
PHOTO PROMPT © Roger Bultot
Edelina tended her paperwhites carefully, choosing this one way to resist the horror that swept over Germany and the world. In the bleakness of this terrible man, Adolph Hitler, she took a secret pride in tenderly caring for this delicate symbol of life.
So much death. Not just the men, the boys, who went off full of glory to be sacrificed to Hitler. The deaths in the ghettos of Poland, in the evil camps she had heard about, weighed on her heart and mind as she tended to her plants, nurturing hope.