Word Count- 100
I woke up with a start. Something was wrong.
He was gone.
No goodbye, no farewell speech. He took his flight and was gone to his journey to unknown destination, after sixty years of solid partnership.
How could he go just like that?
Forgetting all that love, caring, understanding, not taking each other for granted our comfort in communication or in silence, our oath to leave this world together.
‘Don’t leave me’, I cried. ‘Take me with you’, I begged.
Left me all alone,to dwell in the memories of past, to wait for my turn.