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Rated: E · Fiction · Emotional · #2258265
Flash Fiction

“Thank you for bringing him home.”
“He’s been drinking a lot these days. Seems like he isn’t over her yet.”
“He’s having a hard time, with her engagement and all. But time heals the deepest wounds. Drive safe on your way back home. And thanks again for bringing him home, Dave”
“That’s what friends are for. See you later Mrs. Wood.”
“See you later.”

“Dave and you are the only ones…...I’ve got…”
“We know how you’re feeling, sweetheart. But you should think about your health. Do you want to ruin your entire life over her?”
“My life’s…..already...ruined.”
“Don’t say that. You’re still young and handsome. Here, let me take you to your bedroom.”
“I can walk...by myself.”
“Alright. But grab my hand at least.”
“I was my mistake mom…….I….”
“It’s okay, sweetheart. Remove your shoes and lie down. And stop crying.”
“She deserved someone better……..looking…...I should...cheated….more..”
“I don’t understand a word you’re saying. Go to sleep. We’ll talk in the morning.”
“I...can’t….sleep.”
“Why can’t you sleep?”
“She’ll….she’ll haunt me in my dreams.”
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