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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.”

https://first50.wordpress.com/2019/10/14/i-wish-4/

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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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