Word Count: 100
Characters: The brothers
Note: This is based off of the story of the murdered woman in the first scene.
So many people had told them they should forget what had happened. It was a murder that had occurred before they had been born. And murders often remain unsolved.
But that wasn’t the lesson they learned at their father’s knee or by their mother’s prayers. Never forget the sick, the poor, the unfortunate. Never forget those evil would deem unworthy.
As they walked down the center aisle in the church, they saw recognition and understanding in the old priest’s eyes.
They knelt at the base of the crucifix, listening to him tell her sad tale.
She wasn’t forgotten.