A Quiet Dinner

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A Quiet Dinner

Post by uncre8d1 » Fri Sep 17, 2010 4:04 am

I noticed it on our ninth anniversary. I expected a nice, quiet dinner and I got it. It was nice, and very quiet. Twice he glanced away when I looked at him. I thought that maybe I’d missed something.
Slipped up somewhere.

Weeks later, he sat me down to talk; he was worried about me. It seems I’ve been mumbling in my sleep and… Well, he was worried about me.

Nothing to worry about, I said. I had to get dinner ready, I said. Running a thumb along the blade, I wondered idly who would eat the evidence this time.
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Re: A Quiet Dinner

Post by flyawaybefree » Fri Sep 17, 2010 5:34 am

Dad's in the meatloaf!
Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.
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Re: A Quiet Dinner

Post by JeffJ » Sat Sep 25, 2010 5:00 am

It's a cookbook! It's a cookbook!

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Re: A Quiet Dinner

Post by strawman » Sat Sep 25, 2010 4:11 pm

JeffJ wrote:It's a cookbook! It's a cookbook!
Twilight Zone: Season 3, Episode 13
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Spoiler:
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