Rainbow Snippets – 15 December 2018

Happy weekend, Snippetteers! Is everyone ready for Christmas? I still have a few things to do – the tree is going up this weekend, I still have some food/drink to buy and a few cards to write, but otherwise, pretty much there. One more week of work and then we shut down until after the New Year – can’t wait for the long break and hopefully I’ll have time to do lots of writing.

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I have more from Favourite Toy 2 today and hopefully if I keep posting teasers from it, I’ll get it finished soon!

After having a good cry, Ryan talks to Casper (Ryan’s housemate’s boyfriend) about his lost love.

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I pulled out my phone and showed him some of the many photos I had of Danny, obviously not the naked ones or the sex ones. But I had lots of others and they brought back a lot of wonderful memories.

“We had such a short time together.” I sighed heavily. “I knew I loved him after a week. Maybe less than a week. I’d never met anybody like him. He was adorable. He was so young when he died. What a fucking waste.” I flicked to another picture, one of Danny in a swimming pool, hanging onto the side with one hand. “He didn’t even like swimming. He wasn’t very good at it, but he took lessons so he could see me while I was at work on Saturdays.”

The reminiscing lasted an hour, and a few more tears escaped, but I felt a tiny bit less sad than I had when I woke with the hangover from hell.

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