Eyes failing. Memory diminishing. They swallow the small white pills.
“Goodnight,” she says.
“Goodbye,” he answers and closes his eyes, content.
Jae Sherwood writes creative non-fiction and poetry. She is taking to focus on her writing. Ms. Sherwood earned her B.A. in English Literature at the University of Virginia. She hopes to continue her craft when she and her husband set sail; they plan to give up their lives ashore to live on their boat. She recently published a children’s book, Little Leona of Monsters and Fire.