|Current Residence: Melbourne|
Nurse.Nurse. by Inordinate
Sitting on the donor couch, Raymond got a bit of a shock.
Seeing her there brought it all back; all the pain, the insults, the bitter recrimination. The relationship had not ended well; anyone could see that. He even had a crack in the wall above his front door to prove it; he had never seen someone slam so violently.
Alright, he was man enough to confess it hadn't all been her doing. He had said his fair share of hurtful things. He had been too afraid of committing, of sharing himself and his secrets with someone else. He was humble enough to allow he had his own lessons to learn, his own growth to achieve. Yes, he had been selfish.
But she! What had looked like a beautiful sunny day had turned, in the space of six short months, into a furious tempest, devouring anything in its path with a sadistic intensity. The torrents of hate mail! The interminable phone calls, where he hadn't the strength in