August 14, 2022

“He leans over and...”

An excerpt from “Trouble and Strife,” by Johanne Levesque

Warren drops by unannounced...  I am so glad to see him.  I don’t want a brief visit with him.  I want him to stay so I invite him for dinner.  We sit in the living room and to distract myself, I ask him about his latest travel adventures.

“I wish I could take you to Ceylon with me.  You would like it.  They have beautiful beaches.  You should smell the meals cooked by street vendors.  The aroma of spices is hard to describe.  People live in mud huts there but they are always smiling.  I wish I could watch a sunrise with you by the coconut trees and take you to have breakfast by the beach.”

He leans over and...

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