It haunted his sleep. It flashed into his mind intermittently. This troubled him. One morning after the strange episode, he decided to capture its stillness. He stood up and went to his studio. He took a deep breath, closed his eyes for some minutes and opened the door.

With brush strokes here and there and few blotches, the painting was done; only he couldn’t understand why a man stood by the seaside watching a woman halfway into the water with her hands stretched out to him.

The painting was bought by a detective. It was a clue to a crime.

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Lotchie Carmelo
Lotchie Carmelo(@lotchie-carmelo)
6 months ago

It is an awesome haunted story with a positive twist at the end. Your protagonist is blessed to have such a gift of a haunted mind that will help solve a crime. Well done in a very few words, Thompson. Thumbs up!

Lotchie Carmelo
Lotchie Carmelo(@lotchie-carmelo)
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6 months ago

You are most welcome, Thompson.

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