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…

-Arsee.

Little stories

Arsee’s little stories 1

The story today…

There was a silence at first, then he could hear a rustling on the phone. He knew she was going to a place where no one could hear her talking to him. “Hi..”, her voice barely a whisper. “I am in town just for tonight. Dinner? Please?” He had no idea why he was whispering. He could hear her sigh. “Can’t do tonight.. I am so sorry. Next time?”. His eyes grew moist as he said, “We are running out of next times….”.
Till Tommorrow….

-Arsee.