Tell Laura – Chapter 10

Tommy “So, what did she say?” asked Laura, always patient. She had been that way since we were little. I smiled at the memory of the seven-year-old girl sat opposite me. She was nagging her mother to tell her what the surprise was on the day before her birthday. Pouting at being put off, before trotting off to see if dad would tell her. “What are you smirking at?” she asked, the