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You'll Never Walk AloneYou'll Never Walk Alone4 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
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You'll Never Walk Alone
Two are better than one .... For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow: but woe to him that is alone when he falleth; for he hath not another to help him up. Ecclesiastes 4:9-10
"What you doing here, Donovan?"
I chuckled. "Three's company, especially when one of them is Toye." I slid into Doc Roe's foxhole.
He eyed me with those eyes that always seemed to have some thought behind them. I think I'd just caught him in the middle of a short night's sleep.
"Sorry." I said, huddling into myself.
"For what?" Roe brought his arms closer around himself and peered over the edge of the foxhole.
"Waking you up?" I suggested.
He looked back at me. "It's nothing, Donovan."
"You can go back to sleep," I said, getting myself relatively comfortable. "I just came to get 'I'll Be Seeing You' out of my head."
"Toye was singing."
Roe was certainly a man of few words. We sat there for about ten minutes listeni