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Exercising the craft—October 14, 2019

By Ekta R. Garg

Prompt: Please share your first 50 words on the topic “I wish.”


After the waiter took their drink orders, he reached into his briefcase for the documents.

She pursed her lips and sat back; he clenched a fist under the table.

“I wish…” she began.

“I know,” he said.

Guilt squeezed his heart; pride pushed the papers forward.

Resignation made her sign.

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