Reluctant Vacation

Wendy gripped her passport, unsure. Picturing Andy pleading, she approached the boarding attendant. “Hawaii, Flight 373.”

Money she couldn’t spare; a price she had to pay. Choosing his life.

“I’ll only do the treatment if you go, Mom.” Her boy had told her when he heard about the horrors ahead. “I’ll live if you do.”


Nomi McCabe.