To Take a Chance

Not quite the love story you’ll expect ūüėČ


When she woke up, it was still dark outside.¬†Not much time had passed since she’d managed to fall asleep. She had¬†had¬†a decent dinner, but her stomach still rumbled in hunger.

She lay on her bed, a million memories flashing through her mind’s eye when she thought back to¬†happier times.

There were no butterflies in her stomach. No smiles on her face. She knew that she was about to do something stupid, but the urge was too strong to ignore.

A thousand ‘what-if’s danced around in her thoughts. It would be so easy to punch a few buttons, and maybe someone would pick up the phone even in this ungodly hour. Continue reading