March 19th, 2021

Sapphire & Steel3

A poetry fic for ThreeCee

Title: Plop
Genre: Sapphire & Steel
Rating: PG
Word Count: 711
Prompt a haiku by threecee

I hope you enjoy your bit of haiku fun. My thanks to you and Sparky955 for her beta.

It was a day that was lost on most people, so gentle, so sweet and yet so familiar that it went by without notice. The spring day was unfolding, inviting the renewal of heart and soul. Frogs and birds filled the air with their songs. The breeze was but a caress on her face and she turned it to the sun.

It was a puzzlement to Sapphire why people allowed themselves to become so wound up in trivial matters that they didn’t see the masterpiece unfolding in front of them.

“Really? Humans never see anything.” Steel’s tone was dry. “I never pegged you as a hopeless romantic.”

Sapphire was used to her partner’s cynicism, although it seemed to be worse as of late. He was hiding something and she wasn’t sure what.
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