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We made a vow, you and I. Before the altar we declared our love to the world. For a time I was the happiest a man could be.
But you broke that vow. You and him. Together you betrayed my trust, despoiled our love. My wife and my brother. I couldn't believe it at first. All too quickly what was joy turned into a hate so bright it provided the only light in my darkness.
And so here I am, digging a shallow grave for you both in the soft soil. I kept my promise - till death do us part.

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    Frenchie almost 4 years ago

    I love this one. I find it very realistic and the feeling is very powerful and sad. The betrayal, the promise kept :(

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    Bryan Thomas almost 4 years ago

    Great stuff!

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    Rick Haynes almost 4 years ago

    Good story Michael - Great ending.

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