This is majestic”, Sam looked admiringly at the luminous diamond sitting at the feet of deity in dilapidated temple.

I want it Sid,” said Sam greedily, “it will fetch a fortune.”

Don’t invite god’s wrath Sam. This stone is under protection of reigning deity of this fort.”

I don’t believe in power of magic. I did not walk all the way to just have a peek. What good is it here anyway? At least, we shall have good time.

The leopard was following them for some distance now. As Sam bent down to unseat the stone, the predator pounced.

Word Count : 99

Written as part of Flash Fiction Challenge

Photo Promt : Charli Mills

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