Flowers and Ants “Mom, it’s not like I want to but I don’t have many other options.”Flowers and Ants1 day ago in Short Stories
“Sammy, it’s okay. I know it’s a tough time for you right now.”
“I am putting the last box in the car, I need to grab Ginger, and I’ll be ready to leave.”
Before she could get her mom off the phone, her mom gave her words of advice. Samantha rolled her eyes. Her mom continued with inspiring words of wisdom. She babbled on about her younger sister Elizabeth coming to visit next week, or two, and how she can’t wait to see her and the baby. There was a quick mention of something about her dad.
With simple agreements, her mom thought she was engaged in the conversation and not focused on the newly planted flowers in front of the house. Finally, her mom needed to go. She told her how much she loved her before a click brought Sama