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  • They had a long standing lunch date

    Sunday at 11

    She would always arrive early, to see him struggle to carry the over sized basket of food along with a brilliantly wrapped gift

    Then he stopped coming

    She never stopped going though

    "You never know," she would say, "He might becoming this time, maybe he has just been held up"

    Nobody had the heart to explain to her that he could never come back

    Nobody come back from the darkness
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