Things We Never Say
paperback 24th April 2014
She opened the cupboard beside the front door, took a can of Mace from the shelf, and put it into the pocket of her leather jacket. Then she zipped the jacket up again and glanced at herself in the long mirror. She didn't look vulnerable. She looked like someone who could take care of herself.....
'I'm so glad we bumped into each other,' says Luke.
It's been wonderful, to be honest, but we're different people now. I twirl my engagement ring on my finger. He notices.
'Good luck with the wedding,' he says. 'I hope you'll be very happy together.'
I give him a hug as I say the word, and he hugs me in return. The memories come flooding back....