Rue|Lou Prompt Series: “Just the Space Between the Stars”

For the 3/26/2020 prompt, Rue submitted ‘Just the Space Between the Stars.” Below are the prompts submitted for this week. Thank you to all the participants!

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Metal screamed. Clunk. The huge ship suddenly detached from the mile-long magnets that were holding it in place. Worr watched as the thousands of yellow-suited engineers scattered in all directions.
The Space Between the Stars, Dewi Hargreaves

“You’re as dumb as an ox, Cam.”
The other kids, his teachers, his parents, his best friend- they were all in agreement.
They weren’t wrong, he’d think.”
A Space Between the Stars, rue sparks

“George walks into the party, met by a wave of cheers from our classmates, and looks straight at me.
Oh, I’d let myself hope. I’d imagined, like black and white frames of an old movie, him walking towards me.

the space between the stars, Lou Willingham