Day 2 - His Last Wish #55words #Drabbleweek

Day 2- His last wish

His last wish was for someone to relieve him of his burden. 
‘Avarice will do you no good’, his father’s words forced themselves into his thoughts. 
He sighed, and paused to rest his shaking legs, reflecting on his father’s wisdom. The weight of the ginormous sugar crystal on the ant’s back was wearing him down.