The Plane Ride Home

She watched him place the luggage overhead and hoped that he didn’t push too hard.  She was exhausted as she settled into her window seat and let the cool air from the above vent blow on her.  These last 10 days were a blur now, the food, the drinks, the rented house, the countryside. It … Continue reading The Plane Ride Home

A Train Ride Home

The sweat dripped down the side of her face as she settled into her seat on the top level.  She was squished between two strangers; it was the only seat available. She had rushed the two  miles dodging regular commuters through the city. She made it with 5 minutes to spare, but the train was … Continue reading A Train Ride Home