It’s hard to believe just eight hours ago I was sitting in that stuffy office, hiding behind a desk wasting my life away. Everything has changed now, it finally came. I knew it would. Twenty-five years of hiding while Jared finished his assignment overseas. Jared had been gone for so long I’d almost given up hope and assumed he’d forgotten his promise to me. He said he’d find me once it was safe, I have to believe he had no idea it would take this long.
The breath rushes from my lungs as I dash through the dreary apartment building I have lived in since he left. The stairs were worn from my footsteps, my daily routine long since stale, but that was about to change. Japan! He was in Japan, and soon I would be too!
I know I still love him, no amount of time can chan...
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