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Rated: E · Short Story · Emotional · #1622996
HOW WE REMEMBER
Slurp.
After five minutes watching dad slowly and noisily drink his tea, I was ready to throttle a kitten.
"Dad... please."
Looking up mid slurp, he smiled. "Sorry, don't realize I'm doing it anymore."
Suddenly, he started crying.
"D'ya remember, your mother told me off every time..."
Choking back tears, I poured two brimming cups.

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