It's back to the classics for this week's prompt. I've taken a line from Charles Dickens' story of Nicholas Nickleby
The pain of parting is nothing to the joy of
Use all or some of the quote as part of your short story or poem then leave your URL with Mister Linky esquire. Why not then trot around your fellow contributors sites to see what they've made of it!
To read a little about this wonderful tale and see the star-studded trailer from the 2002 movie, go to Carry On Tuesday Plus