- March 17, 2018
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Chapter 19 Date Night
Charlie giddy with nervous energy walks back and forth under the bright lights from the marquis. It’s been years since they’ve had a date night, but he’s hopeful that the magic of the symphony will rekindle the warmth in her heart. A light drizzle of snow glistens on the shoulders of his velvet blazer. The crowd, that only minutes ago flooded the entrance, has gone inside to claim their seats and only a few people sucking down the last of their fast burning cigarettes remain. A taxi screeches to a halt at the curb. Charlie opens her door for Veronica, she tosses the driver a $20 and jumps out. Charlie smiles and she turns her cheek to him allowing him to plant a kiss.
They make it to their seats just as the lights dim. She pulls her cell phone out to turn it off and notices several messages. Read more...