Sitting there, listening to the call for boarding, he had to blink a couple of times. Looking up at her, he was pretty sure she was thinking similar thoughts. Flashbacks of the good and the bad. She confirmed it when their eyes met. “I think we both know what we need to do, don’t you?” … Continue reading We Know . . .
His eyes opened and he inhaled his first new breath at the sound of the sealed glass door releasing to open. It wasn’t until the krypton gas from outside hit the warm steam inside his chamber did he shiver for the first time in…… a long time. Picking up his hand, he flexed his fingers … Continue reading Installed
He leaned the chair back until it hit the sturdy wood behind him. The setting sun was still warm on his skin and blanketed the air around him for now. If you looked at him, he was there, but if you could look from the inside, he was numbly looking around, never focusing on any … Continue reading Just Like That
He tossed his goggles back up on his work bench, and leaned his hands against his table saw, hanging his head between his shoulders. It was the last cut he would make for the day, as the sun was setting and he soon wouldn’t be able to see what he was working on. “Measure twice, … Continue reading Measure Twice; Cut Once
“Will you be requiring anything else, Sir?” asked the butler of Mansion du désir . He had asked because the pin on his lapel indicated he had full access to the assorted apparatus’ supplied for this event. Without taking his gaze off of the object of his growing desire, he blindly passed a bill over his … Continue reading Just Leave Those Here