The Daily Post prompt: Depth. An old wishing well

7. July 20. Depth - wishing well

Out in the country, on the outskirts of town, a wishing well sits. It looks just like an ordinary well, an old stone creation with a bucket driven by a rotating handle. Make a wish, drop a coin into the bucket, release the handle, watch in amazement how it turns at its own will, and your wish will come true.

I was always drawn to visit the old wishing well, with its mysterious depth tempting you to ride the bucket all the way through the darkness, to discover the fascinating magic of how the wishes are granted…

This post was written in response to the Daily Post prompt: Depth

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5 Responses to The Daily Post prompt: Depth. An old wishing well

  1. Ot looks so magical and full of mysteries!

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  2. iglengel says:

    Love the picture and story that goes with it. Very entertaining, whimsical, and carries the reader into a land of make believe.

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  3. Excellent. Whimsical and so enjoyable!!

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  4. jytheadmin says:

    Looks like in a fairy tale. 😀

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  5. lorigreer says:

    I love old wells and cannot resist looking down them! Thanks for the lovely visual.

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