After The Service

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Flash Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic
Reaching your limit can come at any time

Submitted: January 23, 2012

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Submitted: January 23, 2012




Markus barely made it through the door before collapsing.

He survived the service, but couldn’t bear to see the cemetery.

He refused to watch that empty casket.

His trembling fingers found the photo in his pocket.

Why’d he let her on that plane?

Holding it against his chest, he wailed to the empty house.

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