#My52 – Week 14
Word Prompt – lizard
Word Count – Drabble – 100
He looked peaceful.
It had been a traumatic day for them both, but more so for him.
During a lucid moment, they’d giggled about their trip to Arizona and the lizard who found his way into their SUV.
He always could make her laugh at their darkest moments.
A nurse appeared in the doorway.
“Ma’am, I’m sorry, but it’s time.”
She took his left hand into both of hers and kissed the wedding band she’d placed on his finger nineteen years ago, then turned and left the room without looking back.
She wished he could make her laugh right now.
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