(Author’s note: I’m not sure exactly what it is, but my job has given me a few issues regarding rest and sleep. Mentally, my job is exhausting. And writing after a hard day is one of those things that I have been endeavoring to do, but yet many times failing over this summer period. I’m hoping to get better, but I’m not sure what that will look like.
Until then, you have today. And a Fictioneers post from me. Enjoy!)
Waiting For An Answer
by Miles H. Rost
Carlos looked back from the window, blinking his eyes to readjust.
“Have you paid any attention to what I’m asking?”
“Yes. I just don’t know what you want.”
Debra looked him dead in the eye.
“I’m waiting for an answer about moving in together.”
Carlos thought for a moment, recalling all the events they had apart. He snickered as he thought about them.
He stood and smiled.
“No. We are not moving in together.”
“WHAT?! What do you mean?”
“I mean, I’m not living with you. I don’t need a hen in my house. We’re through.”