Here I am sliding in at the last minute again. This flash has been written for Carrot Ranch and if you’d like to join in click here and be quick about it or you’ll be too late for last week! 😀 Thanks, Charli!
“Do you remember?” she begins.
“Please, not now.”
She averts her face so he can’t see her tears. Resting her cheek on the back of his hand, she remembers, being sixteen, their first dance, their first kiss, their first everything. All the time he was gone, she remembered, hoped, and still does.
“I’m sorry, Merilee.”
She hoists the smile on her lips, dimples showing. “Naw, you know me. I still get goosebumps thinking about you.”
“Stop. It’s time for you to move on.”
“I’m missing a leg.”
“You got more than some.”
“I got you?”