Working It Out
James splashed the cold water on his face as fast as the faucet could produce it. Some things were better left untouched.
I just wanted a date… He shook his head and splashed more water on his face, wishing it’d wake him from the nightmare his life had become. I thought jealous exes were only in the movies.
A knock on the door froze him to the spot, but hearing Jessica’s voice through the door chilled his blood. “James, we need to talk. Ralph is looking for you.”
The Lord’s Prayer came to James’ mind as stared into the mirror.