“I have a small obsession with owls,” she confessed, ushering me into her home.
I’d already noted her sweater (owls knitted into the rib pattern with buttons stitched on for eyes) and jewelry (small, copper owl pendants with tiny turquoise eyes).
Yet nothing prepared me for the onslaught of sights and sounds pervading my client’s house: a large oil painting on the wall facing the front door, a throw rug covering the entry’s tiled floor, a stuffed bird poised on a small table to my right, a hooting soundtrack adding ambiance. On and on, owls everywhere!
“Indeed,” I responded.
(Inspired by VelvetVerbosity.com 100 word challenge: "Obsession")
(This particular entry is also inspired by the darling and delightful @PettyMagic, Camille DeAngelis)