55 word fiction: The walk

He shriveled at the thought of hearing her voice in his head. After her death, life had acquired a new meaning for him. In order to get rid of all the noxious thoughts, he decided to walk across the country in her memory to raise funds for the underprivileged wearing the shirt she gifted him.

Linking to Sue Vincent’s PromptRagtag Daily Prompt: Shrivel, Fandango One Word Challenge: Acquire, Your Daily Word Prompt: Noxious and Tale Weaver #283: Shirt