The Treasure Hunt

The Broken Watch
September 14, 2018
A Mirage
September 19, 2018

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The bell rang. Ravi was punctual, as always.

Sheena opened the door, singing, “Happy birthday, stranger!”

Without wasting a second, he took her in his arms.

“umm…not so fast”, she slipped out of his arms. “A surprise is waiting for you.”

“Argh! not again” He uttered as she slipped a piece of paper in his hand.

It read-

“I see you look little queasy.

clue number one came so easy,

the next one holds the knight with an armor.

beware, he is quite a charmer”.

Scratching his head, he muttered “Now… where would that be?”

(Word count: 96)


© 2018 Priya U Bajpai

Photo Courtesy: J Hardy Carroll

This post is written for Friday Fictioneers You can read other entries HERE.


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11 Comments

  1. BellyBytes says:

    Indeed I’m scratching my head with this one…..

  2. Akshata Ram says:

    not an easy one for sure, hope he figures it out.

  3. babyandbeyondin says:

    That’s a creative take on the prompt! I was looking forward to more riddles though 😀

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