TLT: Too little; too late


three line tales week 51 - danger deep waterphoto by Sean Tan via Unsplash

The jetty collapsed beneath Mary Sue’s feet.

Nobody heard her screams and she drowned.

Next day, a no entry sign appeared to warn of the danger.

Written for three line tales

9 thoughts on “TLT: Too little; too late

  1. Oooo, rough. I didn’t read this as a lesson learned but rather the apathetic, uncaring response to a tragedy–which makes it sting even more.

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