Also known as iron pyrite, fool's gold is a gold-colored mineral that is often mistaken for real gold. Fool's gold is also a common term used to describe any item which has been believed to be valuable to the owner, only to end up being not so.
Write a story where someone values (either knowingly or unknowingly) something that doesn't actually have a tangible worth.
If your submission is written in three separate scenes, that entry will earn an extra point to be tallied during voting!
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