for Sammi’s Weekend Writing Prompt where the given word is Glow and the limit, 94 words.
As the faithful few conclude their random rendition of All Things Bright and Beautiful, Miss Pargiter relaxes having endured another battle with the wheezing organ.
The Reverend Caruthers surveys the congregation which sits, braced in nervous anticipation.
“Beware the temptations of the flesh” he hisses. Then yells, spitting like a venomous snake. “Fornication, drunkenness; let not Satan determine your destiny. The wages of sin are DEATH!”
Farmer Fred shrinks whilst Postmistress Poppy’s cheeks glow crimson.
When the pointing, thumping, and ranting subsides, Miss Pargiter valiantly attempts to accompany the final hymn, Peace Perfect Peace.