|The Picnic (Chapter 2)
||[Apr. 4th, 2011|12:37 pm]
Six Feet Under
|||||Paul Young - Everytime You Go Away||]|
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And then there was this.
David walked up the back steps of the house and waited. It had taken him a full three days to muster up the courage to tell his parents that he had called off his engagement with Jennifer and after doing so (last night after dinner) he was met with indifference (Claire), hysteria (his mother) and simmering, repressed rage (his father). For a minute, he had considered sparing the family, but had known he only would have been postponing the inevitable. He took a deep breath before entering the kitchen.
When he did, a hush fell over the kitchen. Six eyes silently followed as he tensely made his way to the counter and poured himself a cup of coffee.
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