Sunday Words of Encouragement April 30, 2017 - Our Sunday School teacher continued from last week’s message with a good follow up titled “ Do You Believe?” I look forward to sharing these on days when I ...
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The hand scrabbled along the side of the mattress. It clutched the blankets and began dragging the body that wore it from the vague ether Cynthia closed her eyes, tight like she had as a small child, so tight the tears pressed out. She trembled, her sobs in rhythm with the horrible rasping of the beggar's breath.
She could feel it looming over her now, its legs formed, the transition from dust back to flesh complete. Cynthia held her breath, the last trick. Maybe if she could hold her breath forever . . .