“Darlin’, I have some bad news,” Wes began, and what he said next ripped my world apart.
I knew he was talking, trying to explain what happened, trying to lessen the blow. His lips were moving, but the pain was so loud I couldn’t hear him. My father was dead. Dad, the only family I really had, was gone, and I was…what?
“What is life? An illusion, a shadow, a story, And the greatest good is little enough: for all life is a dream, and dreams themselves are only dreams”
~ Pedro Calderon de la Barca 1600-1681
AU, AH, Rated NC-17