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"Are you sure you want to do this? Eloping is such a bad thing." She tells him.
They were running away to get married. With bags packed, they were waiting at the bus station to go somewhere far away.
"We do not have a choice." He says.
"But we did not even tell them about us. What if they agree?"
"What if they don't?"
"Running away will bring such shame to our parents. They'll die of it."
"I do not want that to happen. Let's head back and talk to them. If they don't agree, let's try to convince them."
This drabble (100 word fiction) is written for Friday Fictioneers, 23rd October 2015.