Saturday, July 5, 2008

Unlit Fireworks

She knocks on the door, her smile wide and sincere, hoping to ask him about his day. He opens the door, and she asks her question.

"Good," is the answer, but that's all she hears before the door is slammed shut.

It's a wonder that the door didn't give her a nosebleed as it landed centimeters from her face.

It's not much surprise, though, that she has tears falling down her cheeks.

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