vss365 Verklempt

vss365 verklempt - Twitter prompt response

Memories cluster in her chest, fat heavy bats that cling to ribs and steal her breath away. #Verklempt, her neighbors dub her and bring warm soup and casseroles to soothe the pain.

It gets better, they promise, but she doesn’t wait and the bats find new roosts by spring.

verklempt adjective (ver·​klempt fər-ˈklem(p)t vər-)
: overcome with emotion : choked up

Martha Bechtel

My name is Martha Bechtel and I write fantasy and science fiction stories, paint small model horses silly colors, cast resin and plaster magnets, code random code (and Wordpress plugins)... Come on in and join in the fun!

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