Hi so I’m thinking of sort of starting a little series of just short interconnected posts idk
Lilla’s Son part 1
Only the stars and streetlamps above her illuminayed her brown face. The only movement or sound came from slow passing cars every few hours or so, and the quivering of Lilla’s lips.
It was cold. It shouldn’t have been, in the middle of Summer. But it was. She shivered in the clothes, which barely had the right to be called so.
“Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune,” Lilla paused before saying in a hushed voice “pluto.”
She repeated the words for the rest of the cold night. She stared up at the stars after laying down on the piece of cardboard, she called a bed, and caressed her stomache where her soon-to-be-born child was encapsulated.
Lilla sang to herself underneath the shade of the old, abandoned gas station and, soon enough, she fell asleep