100 Word Stories - October 7
Two months can seem like an eternity when you’re confined to a hospital. No one was more acutely aware of the passage of time than Ennis. His job was to visit his wife every day to keep her company. The kids had to put her in the hospice. It was too hard to care for her at home. It should have only been a week, maybe two at the most. She kept hanging on though. He thought that if he could just tell her how easy it had been for him to let go, she might follow him on.