- Vol. 05
- Chapter 09
She pressed PLAY and watched him sit back casually, dreaming of better days. Her hair, pinned up, her eyes– faithful to his stare. She was a golden arc, welcoming his entrance. FAST FORWARD to their wedding day and the two of them had no reason to STOP Every dream was finally coming true.
Or so they thought. Her first attempt at making him a father, her, a mother, failed. That's what the doctor called it, "a failed attempt." And the second, and the third. And every breath she took felt like the last. He wanted to REWIND the time, take her back to a different period where heartache had not shown its face.
But, there would never be a day for that. Her womb shut itself off from the world. He gave his all to her. His only dream was to make her happy. How could he EJECT them from this life?
He did not know. He wished he did.