An Advent Calendar of Stories
December 13 2014
Angel Delight Cocktail
Not him’ she says.
‘Or them’ she says (with venom).
‘Must include her’ – an almost silent comment.
‘They have been amazing and he has been my rock.’
The scribe writes speedily as she studies the list.
‘When did I last see them?’ she fumes. ‘Take them off.’’
‘Where’s great-niece Angie?” she asks.
The scribe wipes his brow. This is a job he has done for many years but this one is proving difficult. Almost antagonistic! Not the time for that, he thinks.
He moves towards her and re-presents his card ‘Angels Incorporate – we look after your loved ones.’
About the Author
Janet is enjoying writing alongside her financial services directorship. She plans to make 2015 the year of the longer story!