"BANG"

Leave.

Just go.

"Leave."

He looked up.

"Leave!"

His eyebrows rose.

"Get out of my house!"

A puzzled look crossed his face.

I threw his half closed pack at him. It fell short.

"Get out!"

He grabbed the pack and backed out the door I'd slammed open.

He closed it softly.

I leaned against the wall.

I slide down the wall.

And cried.