- To brighten by cleaning or rubbing; polish.
- To restore to attractive or serviceable condition; renovate.
[Middle English furbishen, from Old French fourbir, fourbiss-, from Frankish *furbjan.]
Suzanne furbished the red bulb, pausing to look at the tree. Her face reflected in the other, colorful bulbs hanging among the fronds of green. A swelling of joy rose up her throat. She smiled.
Suzanne shook her head. Thanksgiving was a time for family, but she’d rather skip it and forget the awful memories that accompanied it.
Today's Quick Fic is thanks to Story Dam's weekly prompt.
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