Monthly Archives: March 2013

The Letter in the Drawer (An excerpt)

He pulled open the drawer slowly, the old clothes carrying the smell of years ago. The passage of the drawer roused little from this place, just from his heart. He unfolded the letter and looked over it in the dark. Then he folded the letter, put it back under the clothes and closed the drawer.

He put one hand over another at his waist, and lowered his head.