The drabble challenge is a weekly challenge , hosted by Aheila on her blog : http://thewriteaholicblog.wordpress.com A reminder how it works : read the prompt and find your angle ; write a drabble (100 word story , give or take 5 words) ; post a direct link to the drabble in your comments .
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It was his final project , his swan song . He made the long walk , one last time , his long walk to freedom . A solitary figure , sad and wistful , he trudged down the long corridor to the spacious room situated just before the right wing of the sprawling estate . He reminisced about that first day , six months earlier . The then clean and vacant wall had glared at him , a blank slate , virgin canvas filled with unknowingness , tabula rasa …
A few final strokes of the brush and a final splash of colour completed the transformation , adding je na sais quoi to the masterpiece .