Nathan, the Buttercups are Blooming by Linda Swift
Approx. 9,900 words.
Published on May 16, 2012 by
Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery.
Short Story Speculative Fiction ~ Nathan Bradford is a prosperous man who always provided well for his wife Esther and their eight children. Now blind with glaucoma, he listens with helpless fury as his beloved wife lies dying while his children respond in their individual ways to the evolving crisis they all feel helpless to prevent. Will Nathan change the seemingly inevitable course of events?