Wednesday, 18 March 2020

Dream Car

Ever since she was a child, Misu loved cars.

She knew the names of all the models.

She always said, "When I grow up, I will have the best car in the city!"
PHOTO PROMPT © J Hardy Carroll
Some relatives laughed. 

They reminded her how poor she and her family was. 
"You don’t even have a decent dress!"

Misu had sensed embarrassment for daring to dream to own her car. 
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That was two decades ago. 
Misu now drives the best car in the world.
She gives talks about her book- 'The Power of a Dream'. 

Guess who cheer the loudest in the audience?

Her parents!

100 Words story for Friday Fictioneers

Do you believe in the power of a dream? Do dreams come true?
Please share in the comments below.

14 comments:

  1. Perhaps dreams don't come true unless they come true for everybody. I guess it depends what we dream

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  2. Dear Anita,

    Dreams can be powerful if the dreamer is driven to act on them. Good one.

    Shalom,

    Rochelle

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  3. I don't think dreams come true, they are a spark of inspiration. Goals, smart choices, sacrifice and hard work are the key to success. Perhaps I am splitting hairs lol.

    I like the message though.

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  4. I seldom dream,I don't know why.I am always engrossed in the here and now.
    Very dull,no?

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  5. Sometimes you need to believe and things will come your way

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  6. Good for her for not giving up on her dreams.

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  7. You've got to dream first for it to come true later, without dreams we are nothing. Nice one Anita.

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  8. A wonderful testament to having a dream and not letting others interfere with it. Her parents must be so proud of her <3

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  9. Dreams sometimes come true as do nightmares. Good for her though!

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  10. Without hopes and dreams, life would be drudgery. I'm still, at my advanced age, clinging to my dreams :)

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  11. The longer I live, the more I feel that living reflectively in the moment is the better choice. I agree that dreams have power when they motivate someone to action, but all too often - and like Misu - the dream is maya, illusion. She will never be satisfied with the best car in the world, because right now in Sweden a Russian oligarch is planning a better car - and only one will be manufactured...

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