Below is an excerpt from Amber D’s blog, “Writer’s Quest.”
Rebecca washes an extra load of clothes Sunday. She has to make sure certain clothes are clean for her husband’s work trip. He only owns three pairs of blue jeans without holes and a few decent sets of thermals. He also prefers his blue hoodie and black Under Armour hoodie. Every so often, for his job as an auto technician, he goes on trips to earn new certifications.
She packs his bag, puts it by the front door for him to carry out to his car, and puts a set of clothes in the bathroom for him to take a shower before he leaves. He leaves the night before since classes are between three and six hours away and start at eight in the morning…
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