“Come on wake up. We need to go home.” Ben says to Pat. “Ugh where have you been?” Pat asks. “I went for a walk with the kids and then to the pub.” Ben says. “I’d have gone to the pub, why didn’t you call me?” Pat asks. “I needed some space. Come on lets go. Caroline needs to put the kids to bed.” Ben … Continue reading Christmas kisses 3
“Ben saw Arthur today.” Caroline says at the dinner table. “Really? How is he? He sent me a lovely Christmas card.” Pat’s mum Barbara says. “Okay that is weird.” Pat says. “Why, he always sends a card?” Barbara asks. “He’s Ben’s ex. And you barely knew him.” Pat says. “You brought him to ours many times. He was your closest friend and we considered … Continue reading Christmas kisses part 2
Arthur wakes as usual at 7am and reaches across the bed for Ben. He’s not there. Arthur sighs to himself, wishing he could break the habit but eve after a year he expects Ben to be there. They were together 15 years, he expected him to always be there. But Ben has never been in this bed, never been in this apartment but the urge … Continue reading Christmas Kisses.