I don't know if this is the proper place for an author note, but I don't see anything about it elsewhere. If you know, please let me know- review, private message, whatever.

I thought it important to let you know: this story is not written by me; it's written by a good friend of mine. So enjoy, and review please! She would really appreciate it.

"I have bad news," said the woman, "your father is dead."

"He is?ཀ" cried the girl. "Well, at least he's at peace. Now he can praise the Lord every single minute."

"Yes," said the woman. And she smiled.

They seemed at peace and were excited to see what time had in store for them. The girl's name was Sabrina and the woman was her mother.\

Sabrina's father had had cancer, and he died a natural, painful death.

Little did she know what was about to happen.