She learned to love him before he thought it was even possible, so he didn’t have a chance to hide & mess it up & while it was a little scary at times, mainly he could not even imagine the world without her there.
I’m just going to hide here in this paper bag until death comes, she said. It could be a long time, I said. There was a pause & then her head popped out. You think I should have a hobby while I wait? she said.