Waiting

Tap. Tap. Tapping her fingernails on the table.

A. Grace

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A crystaline lake surrounded by vibrant foliage on a clear summer day.
Photo Credit: Aly Pictured It, AKA: A.Grace

Kat stares at the little black device. It has two compartments; she fills them and waits. The two LED lights are a taunting red. She needs to go, but she can’t until the light turns green.

From the couch, Jake says, “my mom always told me that a watched pot never boils. Not the same, but the concept still applies, methinks.”

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A. Grace

Grace writes fiction & articles on various topics in the western U.S. She is also a photographer, dog mom, and nature lover! Buy her a coffee: Ko-fi.com/agrace