Ficlets Farewell Party Challenge (pt 21)
Essie’s face was glowing with interest and amazement. “Wow! I didn’t know that…I thought I was…well, God bless you both. I vowed to myself that I wouldn’t tell anyone else about this, but a lot of crazy things have happened today. So one more isn’t going to hurt anything,â? she started to say. Her voice got lower. “Well, I’m not, but my father, he is,â? she whispered.
Sam grinned. “That’s quite alright, my friend. Around here, we don’t need to keep these kinds of things secret,â? he told her.
“What time period do you reside in? I presume it may be a few decades ahead of us. I reckon that people have evolved more, perhaps, in the world. Or at least Essie and I hoped so,â? Casimir said intently.
“We’re in the present day,â? Seth said. “Good ‘ol 2008.â?
“We’re living in 1989,â? Essie replied. “You guys are,â? she counted on her fingers, “19 years ahead of us.â?