“Don’t you worry, I very well know what a young boy wants and I will do my best to fulfil my son’s wishes and most certainly those which I could not fulfil when I was his of age.”
He looked at his wife, eyes glowing with pride; not knowing that his father was not asleep and was overhearing their talk.
His father did feel the words floating around him. He knew that in his own time he too had done his best to fulfil every wish of his son; of course he didn’t want his only son to get spoiled.
“Where did I go wrong?” father tried to hide himself from the surrounding chill in the warmth of his old quilt.
A post for Five Sentence Fiction
Word prompt- Spoiled