This is my entry for the Zapfic Writing Contest Week 126 Prompt : Civilian.
Details of the contest can be found here
The tiniest creaks.
The longest silence.
For the solider it was almost impossible to to fit back into the world.
Then those tiny feet and that toothless smile came by.
His little granddaughter did not care who he was.
With her he felt at home.
Have a great day ahead.