Saturday Stuff

You Have to Go

“I do love you, that’s not the point.”

“That’s exactly the point,” he said and grabbed my arms. His eyes softened. “Why are you doing this?”

I swallowed. I had to be strong. “Because … it’s been nearly three years and you still haven’t gotten a job and you have no intentions of getting married.” I stared hard at him. “Tell me I’m wrong.”

He released a sigh and let me go. “I don’t want to get married,” he repeated softly.

“Then you have to go.” I blinked back tears and watched him head toward the door.

He paused.

The pain was excruciating …





This is a themed writing meme hosted by Jenny Matlock. The goal is to write something that does not exceed 100 words, not including the prompt. The prompt is in italics.

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