Five sentence fiction
She was always drawn to their beauty; watching the sun dip down in the passive waters of the family lake, changing it from yellow, to golden, to deep orange and finally to the eternal black.
She wasn't allowed to leave her room,apparently always in danger, of baseless fears, of catastrophes that never were, unseen enemies and the constant threat of mishap.
The sunsets were the only thing that always cheered her up.
She wasn't the only one sinking into depths of oblivion, the sun was too, but it managed to rise back up and one day so would she...