Dreams Flying Away

By Colors_of_the_Wind

Original link: https://www.storiesspace.com/stories/micro-fiction/dreams-flying-away.aspx

Tags: childhood, growing up, dreams

Added: 08 Mar 2013 Views: 1340 Avg Score: 5

"Mommy, I wanna be a princess when I grow up!"

Her mom smiles, "You're already a princess, sweetie."

"Really, Mommy? I'm a princess?"

"Of course, honey, you're my little princess."

*****

Ten years later...



"You know, Mom, growing up sucks."

Her mom raises her eyebrows, "Really? Why's that?"

"All of my dreams are flying away. Leaving me all alone, dreamless."

"..."

*****

"The hardest part is letting go
of your dreams."
- My Chemical Romance