Monthly Archives: April 2014

Back to the House

Early the next morning, Fred and I went back to where our house was. By this time, there was no crowd forming around and the fire was obviously contained. The barrier was still in place to prevent people from accessing the building. Fred talked to one of the guards and we were allowed to go …

Home Away From Home

Fred suddenly touched my face and wiped my left cheek. I was crying without even knowing it! The pain of losing your things in a fire was too much for me. Even though the house was not all destroyed by the fire, I knew we had lost valuable items. Starting again was going to be …

Fire

We had just settled in for dinner with Fred when we heard a loud scream. It was coming from nearby. Shocked, we looked at each other then headed to the window. I could see a crowd forming near the entrance of the flats where we live in. I rushed out of the door to get …

Sam of the Past

Sam greeted us before sitting down to one of the empty chairs near our table. He moved a bit closer and turned to me. “How have you guys been doing?” I was silent. I didn’t know if I should reply or not. Ann looked at me then quickly said “We have been good. What about …