Monthly Archives: December 2015

The Hug

The unexpected text message read: meet me at the promenade. I had to scan it a dozen times before I could stand.

“I’m going on break. Be back in a half-hour or so.”

The boss grunted, shooed me away with a distracted wave.

He was already there, pacing back and forth. I felt his eyes flitting, searching another corner. Continue reading The Hug