He had a very sad childhood. An abusive father and a helpless mother.

He used to feel very helpless and wanted to do something for his mother. His only solace was writing and an old typewriter became his friend.

Every night he used to type stories to distract himself. He left home at the age of 18 for studies and never went back.

After 6 years he got the news of his parentโ€™s divorce. And went home where he saw his old friend, the typewriter.

He took the typewriter with him as it was the reason for his new life today.

Today he is a famous writer and his novels are bestsellers.

This is a small fiction written asย  a part of a flash fiction and the given prompt.