A Story Written by Diamondwriter….
The atmosphere around the house had never
been this cold. Tom and Linda barely spoke to
eachother. Linda moved out from their room
and moved into one of the guest rooms.
Tom totally had a mood change. He moved
nonchallantly around the house and never
brought up the past event. He begin keeping
late night appointments making silent calls and
several things that increased Linda’s blood
pressure. She tried to be strong but would
breakdown once in a while. Jack became her
extra shoulders. He had completely transformed
from the demon flirt to a listening angel. She
wondered what she would have done if he
‘Linda,i want to talk to you’ Jack called from her
door post startling her a little.’sorry,i saw the
lights on and the door opened’ he gestured.
‘no problem,come in’ she dropped her laptop on
the bed and sat straight. ‘what’s up?’
He hesistated for a moment and then spoke
‘you should talk to Tom’ he said
‘talk to Tom? Why should i?’ her counternance
‘you guys should work thing out already.’
‘if he wants to work things out,he would had
come to me a long time ago but he hasn’t. So
duh’ she stretched to get her laptop.
‘am leaving’ he said quickly.
She froze and then retreated.
‘leaving how?’ her eye brows expanded.
‘am leaving as in going’ he shrugged ‘am
leaving the country. Going back’
‘oh’ she made an effort to hide her
disappointment. ‘when?’ she asked
‘soon.. Tomorrow maybe. It depends’
‘Tomorrow?!’ she exclaimed. ‘it depends on
what?’ she became moody
‘doesn’t matter. But you have got to make up
with your husband’
‘why didn’t you tell me earlier about it?’ she
‘for christ stake,NO! I mean your impending
‘well,it skipped my mind.’
‘Linda,please can we talk about you and Tom?
Please’ he raised her head towards his. Their
gaze locked. The tension filled the room. He
knew something was definitely going to
Jack pushed to convince himself to leave but it
was futile. Her lips had already touched his. The
She paused to savour the moment. It felt
surreal. Finally she was getting her fantasy. She
opened her eyes slightly to steal a look at him.
The expression on his eyes were priceless.
She pushed on. Her lips locked with his as her
tongue explored his mouth for sweet spots. Her
breath fleeted as his tongue entangled with
hers,then gently,he pulled his lips away from
‘what is it?’ she asked. ‘did i do something
He gazed straight into her eyes like he could
see beneath it. He let out a smile.
‘you didn’t do anything wrong my dear.’ He
hesitated for a moment. ‘this isn’t right’
He made to separate further from her but she
clasped her hands around his neck and pulled
‘doesn’t this feel right?’ she looked passionately
into his eyes.
He stayed speechless.
She picked his right hands and placed it on her
chest. He gulped.
‘can you feel my heartbeat?’ she exhaled. ‘what
i want and what you want majes it right Jack’.
She awaited no responses as she stealthily dove
at his lips again.
They kissed longer this time until Jack pulled
away and ran out of the room.
Outside the room he pulled out his phone and
typed a text.
‘Almost there now’
he sent it