She stood on the shore line alone. Watching the water as in came in. Letting the sound of it sooth her.
Her heart full of pain, she accepted the truth she could no longer ignore. The love she had given was not enough. No matter how long she waited, it never would be. There would always be someone else. She would always be just waiting in the shadows.
She knew the time had come to let go. She looked ahead, trying to see her life without him. All she could see was emptiness. There had to be more. Something waiting for her.
As she turned to go, she saw him standing there watching her. Waiting for her. In that moment she knew...
What she saw was the future. Something new.
Every week, my freind Rita, does a writing challange. This is my contribution this week. To find out more visit Rita's Page...click here.