Little stories

Arsee’s little stories 3

The annoying alarms of the Intensive Care Unit machines finally stopped. With good reason, he thought. He held her close, very close. “Hey its over! It alright now.” The incident had shaken her up. He held her face in his hands and looked into her eyes. “Look at me!I am alright! Nothing can take me away from you.” He put on his best smile to no effect. She continued to cry, his words making no difference to her. Then as he looked at the hospital bed he knew why. He could see himself lying so still on it, almost ashen…