Donnybrook Quarter

A sharp pull at the back of the hood revealed her face and her hair, which was tucked into the neck of her sweater. This sudden movement broke her line of vision; she closed her eyes and when they re-focused she was staring at her whole face.

Donnybrook Quarter, Parnell Road, Bow, Tower Hamets, E3
Donnybrook Quarter, Parnell Road, Bow, Tower Hamets, E3

She had pale skin but the stark, bright light bulb that hung from the centre of the ceiling without a shade or cover, made her seem a perfect white. The end of her hair curled underneath the lobes of her ears.

Donnybrook Quarter, Parnell Road, Bow, Tower Hamets, E3
Donnybrook Quarter, Parnell Road, Bow, Tower Hamets, E3

She stared at herself for a long time. She realised her legs were beginning to tremble from standing motionless for so long.

Advertisements

One thought on “Donnybrook Quarter

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s