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Feb 5, 2014

How do I tell her about you?

He cleared his throat before he began and she knew that she wasn’t prepared to hear it.

“Don’t say a word” She pleaded with her hands on his mouth.

He held her hands and pulled her closer.

He slowly said, “How do I tell her about you?

She could feel the fear in her eyes but she couldn’t do much about it. Even she felt a similar fear in her gut.

“We will tell her together.” She consoled.

He hugged her tightly and silently agreed to tell their 12 year old daughter that her mommy was fighting with cervical cancer.

        100 Words on Saturday - Write Tribe


This post is based on Write Tribe 100 words on Saturday - 5 and the prompt is "How do I tell her about you?"

I know someone who lost her mother at the age of 12 to the beast. This post is small tribute to the lady. 4th February is observed as world cancer day. Linking it to Write Tribe initiative.

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