Rose grasped Jack's hand in her own. They had been together for sixty years now, ever since she was a fresh faced fourteen year old starting her first job at the local grocery store. She had thought him a brash young man, but somehow they had ended up together, and stayed that way.
She could see the pain killing drugs starting to take an effect. His breathing became more regular, less of a fight against the world. His face relaxed and his eyes flickered open. He glanced towards their hands and gently smiled.
Rose couldn't see .....
Feel like making love, by bad Company
One step forward, ten back
7 years ago