Stories tagged “SAD”
She didn't bother turning the key. Rain pounded on the roof and hood and lashed at the windows. Her body slouched in the leather seat, hair dripping down her nose, her shoulders, completely ignored. She had nowhere to go from here. Yesterday she…Posted 8 months ago
Wind hammered the windows and made the shutters crack against the outside of Kevin's house. Bent over a chair near the fireplace, he listened to the sounds and imagined some great beast being hunted by enthusiastic men, courageous and true. Yesterday rain…Posted 4 years ago
It was Thursday and much like Arthur Dent before her, Maya had never quite been able to get the hang of them.
The silhouette across the way turned into a distinct figure now. Matthew. She had hoped for someone else somehow, but it was he that she intende…Posted 5 years ago
The wind blew and gusted to Maya's back, blowing her long black hair into her face as she walked through the icy park that morning. They were like thick tendrils wrapping around her head and, ever annoyingly, kept fluttering around her mouth and her eyes.…Posted 5 years ago
I sat hunched over my glass of whiskey. It was a double. It had to be. No other amount would do.
She was out of my life. I wished her well, but I couldn't help but worry for her, a person I felt so deeply for.
I mourned her as if she were dead.
I lifte…Posted 5 years ago
I looked up from my coffee. Through the steam coming off the cup, I could almost make out her face. What a cruel trick of the mind to place her across the table from me again.
Had it been days? Months? I couldn't recall.
There were things left unsaid th…Posted 5 years ago