Night Shift

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Night Shift (188 Words)

Usually at seven I’m just coming home. It took me years to get used to the night shift. Sometimes I think I’m still not used to it.

Through that door to your left is all that makes it worthwhile. Tom will be sleeping now, breathing softly. I don’t like to wake him. Sleeping, Tom looks whole—he doesn’t look like a cripple.

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