As a head-maid, she rushed around the house entire day overlooking the preparations for birthday party celebration to be held in evening.
She knew everything had to be perfect right from decorations, food, cake and return gifts because her madam wouldn’t take anything less than that.
While serving the guests, a quick look and tears rolled down her cheeks seeing her daughter who dazzled in her pink birthday frock looking every inch of a fairy while blowing two candles on her Barbie doll shaped cake.
She knew that being addressed as a maid by her own daughter for entire life was worth the pain because the well-to-do life her daughter was getting at the house where she had been faithfully serving was something she could never have been able to give.
After all, what more can a mother’s heart desire than a child’s wellbeing!!
This five sentence fiction is written for the topic 'Dazzles' at Lillie McFerrinWrites.