Monday, April 27, 2009

Excerpt: Monday's 1-liner

She considered the events that brought her here, to this unsuspecting, anonymous coast. Maine, the state that tallied everything that she carried—secrets, scars, pain—and then relieved her of them all.

It asked for nothing—just held her and let the tears come. It fostered her as an innocent child, whispering, Shhh. None of that matters here, Darling.