Short Story Preview: Meet the 10.25 Huh? – Josie Arden
Today was the day, at last! All the wretched waiting and wondering was over. In half an hour, she would be at Euston Station and her new life would begin.
For ten years Lotte had waited for Ralph. Three times in those years they had been ‘An item’ and three times they had broken off with each other. Mostly it was because he’d stand her up on dates. Once, they had even begun to buy a house together. But soon after, there’d been that bust-up to end all bust-ups and she’d stormed out and he had bought her share of the house off her and gone on living in it.
‘I don’t ever want to see you again!’ she had raged when he’d forgotten an anniversary meal she’d cooked for their two sets of parents. She’d instantly regretted the words but it was too late.
‘Fine by me!’ he had yelled, slamming the door after her, ‘GO if that’s what you want. See if I care!’
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