Zutara Week 2014: Day 4, Cobalt BlueCobalt Blue, A Zutara Week 2014 StoryZutara Week 2014: Day 4, Cobalt Blue by EternityInSec
cobalt blue: (noun) a deep blue to a strong greenish-blue colour.
It’s that moment beside the Turtle Duck pond, in the middle of the hottest summer’s day in a hundred years. The light bounces of the reflective, fluid mirror of the water, only disturbed when a jasmine blossom falls from the branches above and spirals, floats, dances down to settle on the calm and tranquil water, sending ripples in every which direction.
It’s when he closes his eyes and thinks that even the gentlest, most innocent, innocuous moment can change everything. Can send ripples through a person’s life like the jasmine blossom landing on top of the water.
It’s that moment when he hears the high pitched giggle from above him, and he opens one eye lazily and shouts at the top of his lungs when he comes face to face with a dark skinned, blue eyed kid as she hangs above him. She startles, screaming and tries to scur