“That was heavenly,” she said. He did not respond. His eyes were vague.
He was remembering the past because the future was pleasant.
A bridge on a mountain pass. Alone. Yet not alone. Sudden fear.
Paralyzed. He thought he heard an odd sound. Just the wind in his ears?
A choice: investigate or forever after be a coward.
As the sun went down he found part of an arm and a pair of shoes.
A few sizes too small, he tossed the shoes over the side and ran.