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Raisin tried…

In 100, by Amy on November 1, 2018 at 11:24 pm

Theo is stuck outside in the rain, bootless, holding a bowl of dog food. Her ratty white t-shirt clings to her legs quivering in the chilled morning air. Until a second ago, she was sleepwalking– now she’s bleary eyed, conscious and locked out. Raisin, Theo’s dachshund, anxiously yelps inside the apartment. He tried unsuccessfully to nip, pull at Theo’s oversized pjs, and even lunge himself to awaken her using blunt force. A little rocket dog shooting across the room, launching from the couch — steadying his pointed nose. Fierce heart and loyal lover. She persisted. The heavy door shut quickly.

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