Disconnected by Kayla Cook



One-sided

 By Kayla Cook

 

“Hello again!”

“Oh, nothing much. I just wanted

to see how you were. Last time we 

talked, you werent doing so great,

so I just wanted to check in again.”

“Thats great to hear.”

“Oh, you’re welcome. You know

I’m here for you, like Ive always been.

Since all is well, I guess Ill let you go

“Oh, me? I’m . . . fine.”

“Yes, really.”

“Of course I know you’re here for me.”

“Well, I guess there is something

bothering me. It would help to

talk to you about—”

 

line disconnects

 

“Hello?”

silence

“Are you still there?”

silence

“Hello?”

silence