He blinked his eyes so as to stop tears from flowing.
‘Do it’, she ordered.
Nervy, he pushed the plunger into the deltoid muscle, thrusting the medicine into the system.
‘What are you doing’? She screamed.
Upon her screaming, he opened his eyes to find the needle injected into the cotton sheets and he shuddered.
‘Do it,’ will you? She ordered.
I rose from my deck chair to look directly into her eyes.
Pulling her close, I tilted her face upwards to match my height.
Foreign particle had left her eye.
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