My 5 sentence Fiction inspired by the prompt
The mirror threw up the reflection of a haggard face with disheveled hair, puffy eyes rimmed with dark circles and lips drooping at the ends. She felt her heart constrict in pain.
Mind made up, she walked into the bedroom with firm steps and said, “Jack, either you let Dad and Mom stay with us and let me take care of them or you see me leave.”
He saw a flame flicker in her eyes and knew she was serious.
The battle was won.