A Lack of Colour

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Romance  |  House: Booksie Classic
Sometimes love is easy. Sometimes its the hardest thing anyone can go through. Meet Ollie and Kate, Kate is a newly wed starting to doubt whether her husband is the man she wants to be with for the rest of her life. Ollie has just escaped from a harsh relationship and struggles to keep his head above the water when it comes to Ex-Girlfriend Joanne. Will the pair find the love they want?

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A Lack of Colour

Submitted: December 10, 2008

Sometimes love is easy. Sometimes its the hardest thing anyone can go through. Meet Ollie and Kate, Kate is a newly wed starting to doubt whether her husband is the man she wants to be with for the rest of her life. Ollie has just escaped from a harsh relationship and struggles to keep his head above the water when it comes to Ex-Girlfriend Joanne. Will the pair find the love they want? Read Chapter

Submitted: December 10, 2008

He woke up a littlle dizzy still, the drugs had yet to fade. He staggered half naked over week old newspapers and piles of dirty somethin... Read Chapter

Submitted: December 11, 2008

They sat together on his double bed, alone together like they used to be. She sat there filling her room with the scent that followed her... Read Chapter

Submitted: December 11, 2008

Kate sat alone at the bar as the neon lights and loud music fused together forming a wild atmosphere. She spun herself on the rotating se... Read Chapter

Submitted: December 12, 2008

Ollie awoke in a cold sweat clawing at dream visions and gasping for air. The dream had been wild, but he was used to them now. He waded ... Read Chapter

Submitted: December 13, 2008

Kate drove home, watching the lightly packed road carefully for ice. She did not live far from the supermarket and often felt guilty abou... Read Chapter

Submitted: December 13, 2008

Kate sat, relaxing her head on a closed fist at the small boothe in the pub, Chris and James were slowly drinking their beers and she, th... Read Chapter

Submitted: December 15, 2008

Ollie finished gift wrapping the customer's purchase and smiled a plastic smile, \"Four pounds, fifty please. Do you have a club card?\" ... Read Chapter

Submitted: December 16, 2008

Kate smiled at Ollie as she exited the bus, stepping off into the cold weather she pulled her scarf around her. It was not a long walk fr... Read Chapter

Submitted: December 17, 2008

As promised, Jo arrived on Ollie's doorstep at Six thirty. He paused before opening, was a hopeless devotion to a woman that caused him s... Read Chapter

Submitted: December 18, 2008

Snow fell on the city early in the morning as Ollie was getting ready for work. He pulled on a pair of black trousers, a black shirt and ... Read Chapter

Submitted: December 20, 2008

Ollie's phone went off just as soon as he stepped out of the building. It was from Kate, he replied saying that he would love to go out w... Read Chapter

Submitted: December 22, 2008

It was late now, far beyond the realms of mortal timing and Ollie and Kate walked along the dark, sodden streets each on their own trek h... Read Chapter

Submitted: January 02, 2009

Kate made her bed in the usual pristine way eliminating any crease or unwanted fold. She looked at the half empty bed, and how cold one s... Read Chapter

Submitted: January 04, 2009

The town was busy now, with Christmas exactly seven days away people were swarming like locust grabbing what they could and taking it to ... Read Chapter

Submitted: January 08, 2009

Ollie opened his eyes from a more pleasant dream than he was used to these days. He forgot the details, but the warm feeling in his chest... Read Chapter

Submitted: January 12, 2009

Ollie found himself unsure how to compose himself in this situation. Kate and he had pulled up chairs to sit beside the trio of women. Ka... Read Chapter

Submitted: January 19, 2009

Kate got home and sighed with mild relief that things were not too awkward with Ollie, it had been difficult to discuss things with him, ... Read Chapter

Submitted: January 24, 2009

Ollie made it home just before half ten, he bought some rizlas at the shop on his way. He went into the kitchen and considered making som... Read Chapter

Submitted: January 26, 2009

The calender on her wall told Kate that it was the twenty third of December, James would be home tomorrow. He phoned her to confirm he wo... Read Chapter

Submitted: February 05, 2009

Kate sat at the cafe in the Airport sipping what was left at the bottom of her third coffee of the day. It was six thirteen according to ... Read Chapter

Submitted: February 22, 2009

Ollie's eyelids flickered open in the dim morning light of his bedroom. He rolled over onto his back and exhaled deeply, it was Christmas... Read Chapter

Submitted: March 10, 2009

Ollie helped his sisters with their burdens and sat them down in the living room, their grins never left their faces. They began bombardi... Read Chapter