Blood is Thicker
(Sun Series #4)
After an interview almost good enough to land the job (and a decent lunch in Greektown), I hopped the 'L' out to the line’s end, where he waited for me patiently tall in the sun. We hugged and got in his Chevy. Loosening my tie, I smiled on that short drive back to Babi and home. What did I almost tell him then that, surely, I would have said had I seen the sky blue forget-me-nots that I placed in his unmoving hands that same summer?