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Bourbon On The Rocks #114

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“And then, Paige came into my life, and I felt like I wanted to live again. Sure, I knew I wasn’t in her league or anything. But she made time for me. She cared about me. I know a lot of people thought she was just stringing me along, but they were not there when we were alone. They didn’t hear our conversations. They didn’t know her. I did.”

He reached up and wiped a tear off his cheek that was rolling down it like his heart rolling over the side of a hill.

“I’m sorry, Milton. I really am.”

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    Neville Hunt over 3 years ago

    ‘Heart rolling over the side of a hill’ - wonderful, Christopher.

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    Christopher over 3 years ago

    Thanks, Neville.

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    Drew Martyn over 3 years ago

    Yes, that's a brilliant bit of writing. Godammit Milton if you're lying to Jake I'm going to kill you myself!!
    Yes, I do feel so sad for him...

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    Christopher over 3 years ago

    Thanks, Drew.

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