This post is written for Five Sentence Fiction
She was sipping on the freshly brewed coffee, looking at the newly blossomed flowers of her garden and listening to the chirping of the birds.
She turned to look at the calendar and it flashed to her that it was January 1st, beginning of a new year and the world outside looked happy and cheerful.
She had woke up previous night when she heard fire crackers in mid night, made sure her kids were not disturbed by it and now realized the reason behind late night crackers.
'Neeta, can you please get my coffee?' She heard her husband's voice.
Her much needed alone time for the day was up and she rushed to go about her daily chores.