Kendra hadn’t seen Alex in a week and she was beginning to miss him badly. He called from time to time but she knew all she wanted was just to see him. To hear him tease her as he used to. His mother had hinted about…
Alex stared at him like an animal watching his prey.
Connor stood there and said nothing. Alex studied this man. Looking at him no one would believe that he was such a person. So calm.
“I’m sure you know who I am.”…
She stepped into her bedroom and looked behind her to see if Alex had followed her. Bit to her dismay he didn’t. She wanted him to follow her. The crazy act in the kitchen earlier was something she had never…
Kendra stared at Connor like she hasn’t seen
him before. Actually she hasn’t seen him in
three weeks almost a month when she
would have been dead. Aliyah had visited
her and told her everything that had
Ben went to sit on the sofa, pulling his wife with him. She complied. Connor looked at them, then looked around as if he was looking for someone.
Search for her all you want, fool. Aliyah said within her. Ben smiled…
Kendra was beginning to smile again. Alex
had counted how many times she had
smiled before him and hr had made a
calculation of twenty in just three weeks.
That was a good start for someone who
hardly smiled at all. And…
“Why didn’t you tell me all about it, Kendra?”
Aliyah said to her, four days later at the
hospital. Kendra lowered her gaze.
“Look at you. You look like s--t!”
I’m sorry, Aliyah. I know I should have told
you but I just…
Kendra opened her eyes and blinked turning her face away from the light above her. Was she in heaven already? The light was so bright the nearly blinded her. She winced. The pain was still there. Didn’t they teach her…
Alex turned to Aliyah. She was smiling at the both of them as they left through the exit.
With the way the young lady smiled he was certain she didn’t understand what was going on in her friend’s life at all.
She smiled at her friend who had come to visit her two days later. Kendra didn’t know why she felt so glad having her friend with her than actually having her husband with her. And Aliyah looked better in just four…